Spiros Rammos

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A 33-year old female with no family history of heart disease presented with dizziness. She had been diagnosed with aortic coarctation (COA) and bicuspid aortic valve (BAV) 14 years before. At that time she underwent balloon angioplasty with a decrease of peak-to-peak pressure gradient from 50 to 23 mmHg. Ventriculogram had demonstrated a mildly dilated,(More)
OBJECTIVE If the pulmonary artery (PA) tree in patients with Fallot's tetralogy (TOF) is extremely hypoplastic, a shunt procedure may be difficult and not desirable because of side-effects. Moreover, the failing catch-up growth of the pulmonary annulus is well known. In patients with a severe form of TOF, we performed palliative transannular patching of the(More)
UNLABELLED Theme: Parenting/parenthood. INTRODUCTION The diagnosis of complex CHD impacts the psychosocial status of parents and their functioning. PURPOSE A critical evaluation of the literature concerning the psychosocial parental response to their infant's diagnosis of complex CHD. METHODS Systematic review of 18 articles published after 2000 in(More)
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