Follow-Up Results of Device Occlusion of Patent Ductus Arteriosus

  title={Follow-Up Results of Device Occlusion of Patent Ductus Arteriosus},
  author={Hamid Amoozgar and Sara Salehi and Pouya Farhadi and Mohammad Reza Edraki and Mohammad Borzoee and Gholam hossein Ajami and Sirous Cheriki and Hamid Mohammadi},
  booktitle={Iranian journal of pediatrics},
BACKGROUND Transcatheter patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) closure is an established procedure. OBJECTIVES The aim of the study was to assess midterm follow up of the Nit-Occlud coil and the amplatzer ductal occluder (ADO) closure of PDA. PATIENTS AND METHODS In this cohort study, we collected the longitudinal data of patients who underwent percutaneous closure using coil or ADO from November 2005 to November 2013. A total of 404 patients with PDA closure by devices were included during the… CONTINUE READING