Intermediate-term results of repair for aortic, neoaortic, and truncal valve insufficiency in children.

@article{Hawkins2007IntermediatetermRO,
  title={Intermediate-term results of repair for aortic, neoaortic, and truncal valve insufficiency in children.},
  author={John A. Hawkins and Peter C. Kouretas and Richard Holubkov and Richard Vaughan Williams and Lloyd Y. Tani and Jason Thomas Su and Linda M. Lambert and Christopher Robin Mart and Michael D. Puchalski and L. Luann Minich},
  journal={The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery},
  year={2007},
  volume={133 5},
  pages={1311-7}
}
OBJECTIVE Repair of aortic valve insufficiency is difficult, and durability is relatively unknown in children. This study evaluates the intermediate-term results of repair of the systemic semilunar valve, including the native aortic valve, neoaortic valve (anatomic pulmonary), and truncal valve. METHODS We reviewed the records of 54 children (aged 2 days… CONTINUE READING