Catheter-Based Interventions for Modified Blalock–Taussig Shunt Obstruction: A 20-Year Experience

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Thrombotic occlusion of a modified Blalock–Taussig (BT) shunt is rare, leading to life-threatening hypoxemia. Rescue percutaneous interventions may allow recanalization of the systemic-to-pulmonary shunt but data on large patients’ scales are lacking. We aimed to describe safety and effectiveness of catheter-based interventions to restore modified BT shunt… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00246-014-1086-0

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@article{Bonnet2014CatheterBasedIF, title={Catheter-Based Interventions for Modified Blalock–Taussig Shunt Obstruction: A 20-Year Experience}, author={Mathilde Bonnet and J{\'e}r{\^o}me N. Petit and Virginie Lambert and Philippe Brenot and J F Riou and C. R. Angel and Emr{\'e} Belli and Alban-Elouen Baruteau}, journal={Pediatric Cardiology}, year={2014}, volume={36}, pages={835-841} }