Noncardiac surgery in Eisenmenger syndrome.


OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to evaluate the morbidity and mortality associated with noncardiac surgery (NCS) in patients (pts) with Eisenmenger syndrome. BACKGROUND Noncardiac surgery in pts with Eisenmenger syndrome is associated with increased cardiovascular complications. METHODS Fifty-eight pts with Eisenmenger syndrome (17M, 41F aged… (More)


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@article{Ammash1999NoncardiacSI, title={Noncardiac surgery in Eisenmenger syndrome.}, author={Naser M. Ammash and Heidi M. Connolly and Martin D. Abel and Carole A. Warnes}, journal={Journal of the American College of Cardiology}, year={1999}, volume={33 1}, pages={222-7} }