Congenital Heart Surgery Nomenclature and Database Project: systemic venous anomalies.

@article{Gaynor2000CongenitalHS,
  title={Congenital Heart Surgery Nomenclature and Database Project: systemic venous anomalies.},
  author={J. William Gaynor and Paul M. Weinberg and Thomas L. Spray},
  journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery},
  year={2000},
  volume={69 4 Suppl},
  pages={
          S70-6
        }
}
The extant nomenclature for systemic venous anomalies is reviewed for the purpose of establishing a unified reporting system. The subject was debated and reviewed by members of the STS-Congenital Heart Surgery Database Committee and representatives from the European Association for Cardiothoracic Surgery. All efforts were made to include all relevant nomenclature categories using synonyms where appropriate. This nomenclature system classifies systemic venous anomalies into two primary groups by… CONTINUE READING