[Aortic isthmus stenoses--dilatation in adulthood. A German cooperative study].

@article{Erbel1988AorticIS,
  title={[Aortic isthmus stenoses--dilatation in adulthood. A German cooperative study].},
  author={R. Erbel and Horst Sievert and W. D. Bussmann and Tiberiu Pop and I Bednarczyk and Erland Erdmann and Juergen Meyer},
  journal={Zeitschrift fur Kardiologie},
  year={1988},
  volume={77 12},
  pages={797-804}
}
An analysis of percutaneous transluminal angioplasty of the coarctation of the aorta in adults was evaluated in a cooperative study of the German Working Group of Angioplasty of the German Society of Cardiology. Dilation was performed in 18 patients with a mean age of 26 years (14-49 years). The success rate (gradient less than or equal to 20 mm Hg) was 78… CONTINUE READING