Statistics from Altmetric.com
A 24-year-old woman, with unoperated tetralogy of Fallot, presented with refractory cyanosis and was listed for emergency palliative shunt surgery. Preoperative cardiac catheterisation or CT angiography could not be performed. The size of the pulmonary artery (PA) appeared borderline on echocardiographic assessment. A central shunt, connecting the ascending aorta to the main PA, was created using a 6 mm polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) prosthesis. The central shunt was chosen …
If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.