Heart transplantation for adults with congenital heart disease: results in the modern era.

@article{Bhama2013HeartTF,
  title={Heart transplantation for adults with congenital heart disease: results in the modern era.},
  author={Jay Kumar Bhama and Joshua M Shulman and Christian A. Bermudez and Aditya Bansal and Ravi S. Ramani and Jeffrey J. Teuteberg and Michael A Shullo and Dennis M. McNamara and Robert L. Kormos and Yoshiya Toyoda},
  journal={The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation},
  year={2013},
  volume={32 5},
  pages={499-504}
}
BACKGROUND Heart transplantation in adults with congenital heart disease (CHD) has historically been associated with sub-optimal survival compared with other indications for transplantation. The purpose of this study was to evaluate survival outcomes after heart transplantation in a contemporary cohort of adults with CHD and to identify risk factors for mortality that may help guide recipient and donor selection. METHODS We performed a retrospective analysis of our adult heart transplant… CONTINUE READING

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