[Japanese congenital heart surgery is almost the same level of Europe and North America].

@article{Sano2012JapaneseCH,
  title={[Japanese congenital heart surgery is almost the same level of Europe and North America].},
  author={Shunji Sano},
  journal={Nihon Geka Gakkai zasshi},
  year={2012},
  volume={113 3},
  pages={288-91}
}
In the 1990s, the results of congenital cardiac surgery in Japan were inferior to those in Europe and the USA. Many Japanese units were performing only a small number of surgeries, which was one of the reasons for the results. In the 2000s, the results of congenital cardiac surgery in Japan improved dramatically, reaching a level nearly equivalent to that… CONTINUE READING