Need of transannular patch in tetralogy of Fallot surgery carries a higher risk of reoperation but has no impact on late survival: results of Fallot repair in Finland

Pekka Ylitalo, Heta Nieminen, Olli M. Pitkanen, Eero Jokinen, Heikki Sairanen

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Original languageEnglish
JournalEuropean Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery
Volume48
Issue number1
Pages (from-to)91-97
Number of pages7
ISSN1010-7940
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2015
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

Fields of Science

  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Survival
  • Transannular patch
  • Late results
  • Population-based
  • CONGENITAL HEART-DISEASE
  • ADULTS
  • DEFECTS
  • DEATH
  • AGE
  • 3126 Surgery, anesthesiology, intensive care, radiology
  • 3121 Internal medicine

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