Long-term follow up of interventional therapy of secundum atrial septal defect.

@article{Yuan2012LongtermFU,
  title={Long-term follow up of interventional therapy of secundum atrial septal defect.},
  author={Yi-qiang Yuan and Qiong Huang and Li Yu and Ruimin Wang and Yu-jie Zhao and Ying-Xian Guo and Jun-hua Sun and Si-Quan Niu and Yun Sun and Xing-Ming Yang and You-Lin Mao},
  journal={Chinese medical journal},
  year={2012},
  volume={125 1},
  pages={149-52}
}
BACKGROUND The percutaneous transcatheter closure of secundum atrial septal defect (ASD) is increasingly a widespread alternative to surgical closure. The aim of this study was to assess long-term results of percutaneous closure of secundum-type atrial septal defect (ASDII). METHODS Between January 2001 and December 2005, 61 patients underwent a successful percutaneous closure of ASDII; including 25 male and 36 female. All were included in the patient study and were followed up to monitor by… CONTINUE READING