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Background: Most children who undergo congenital heart surgery require postoperative mechanical ventilation. Failed extubation (FE) may result in physiologic instability, delay, or set back of the(More)
OBJECTIVES Systemic right ventricular failure after atrial switch procedures for transposition of the great arteries has been addressed at Melbourne's Royal Children's Hospital (1981-1993) and the(More)
OBJECTIVE The results of our modification of the stage I Norwood procedure, in which we use only autologous tissue to reconstruct the aortic arch, were reviewed. A high-flow, low-pressure(More)
Before January 1987, 62 infants underwent two-patch repair of complete (51) or intermediate (11) atrioventricular septal defect at the Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne. Median age at repair was(More)