Peggy Dupont-Chauvet

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Mortality in children with idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension is high, emphasizing the need for novel therapeutic approaches. A surgical approach consisting in the creation of anastomosis between descending aorta and left pulmonary artery, the Potts shunt, has been proposed to decompress right ventricle. We reported two cases of severe idiopathic(More)
BACKGROUND Hospital at home (HAH) shortens hospitalization time by providing at-home hospital-level care. The aim of this study was to describe and assess the cost of the neonatal HAH stay and compare it to the incomes produced by activity-based payments during the 1st year of a neonatal HAH program. METHOD Medical and economic cost study from the(More)
Alveolar capillary dysplasia with misalignment of pulmonary veins (ACD/MPV) is a rare neonatal pathology that combines refractory hypoxemia with severe pulmonary arterial hypertension, and leads to death every time. Histologic examination of lung tissue confirms the diagnosis and is characterized by a decreased number of pulmonary capillaries, immature(More)
BACKGROUND Cardiac rhabdomyomas represent the most common primary cardiac tumour in children and are strongly associated with tuberous sclerosis complex. RESULTS We reported a newborn for whom three-dimensional echocardiogram, with multiplane mode, real-time imaging, full volume and i-slice view, allowed detailed visualisation of multiple highly echogenic(More)
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