Clinical advantages of total cavopulmonary anastomosis without cardiopulmonary bypass.

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OBJECTIVE To evaluate surgical methods and results of extracardiac conduit total cavopulmonary anastomosis (EC-TCPA) without cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB). METHODS From May 2000 to April 2003, 11 patients with functional univentricle underwent off-pump EC-TCPA (no-CPB group). Their postoperative outcome was retrospectively compared with a 17-patient group… (More)

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@article{Chu2005ClinicalAO, title={Clinical advantages of total cavopulmonary anastomosis without cardiopulmonary bypass.}, author={Jun-min Chu and Qingyu Wu and Jian-Ping Xu}, journal={Chinese medical sciences journal = Chung-kuo i hsueh k'o hsueh tsa chih}, year={2005}, volume={20 1}, pages={11-5} }