Patent Ductus Arteriosus closure in preterms less than 2 kg: Surgery versus transcatheter


PAMUKÇU Ö. , TUNÇAY A. , NARİN N. , BAYKAN A. , Korkmaz L. , Argun M. , ...Daha Fazla

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY, cilt.250, ss.110-115, 2018 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 250
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2017.10.020
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.110-115

Özet

Background: As new devices come into the market, percutaneous techniques improve and interventionalists become more experienced; percutaneous closure gets more common in preterms. In this study we aimed to compare efficacy and safety of Patent Ductus Arteriosus closure surgically versus transcatheter method in preterms <2 kg. Best of our knowledge this study is the first one that compares outcomes of surgery and percutaneous Patent Ductus Arteriosus closure in preterms.