Balloon dilatation and stent implantation for vascular stenosis.

@article{Nakanishi2001BalloonDA,
  title={Balloon dilatation and stent implantation for vascular stenosis.},
  author={Toshio Nakanishi},
  journal={Pediatrics international : official journal of the Japan Pediatric Society},
  year={2001},
  volume={43 5},
  pages={548-52}
}
  • Toshio Nakanishi
  • Published 2001 in
    Pediatrics international : official journal of…
BACKGROUND Previous results show that the success rate of balloon angioplasty for pulmonary artery stenosis is low. Mortality and morbidity are significant in balloon angioplasty for coarctation of the aorta. METHODS A review of the experience of balloon angioplasty for pulmonary artery stenosis and coarctation of the aorta at our institution was performed. A review of scientific reports of balloon angioplasty for these lesions was investigated. RESULTS Review of our results indicates that… CONTINUE READING