Operative closure of isolated defects of the ventricular septum: planned delay.

Abstract

Selection of patients and the timing of operation for closure of ventricular septal defect (VSD) can be difficult because the risk of operation must be balanced against the hemodynamic abnormality and the age and size of the infant. In the past 6 years we have individualized our approach to the timing and necessity of operation in the patient with an… (More)

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@article{Fisher1978OperativeCO, title={Operative closure of isolated defects of the ventricular septum: planned delay.}, author={R D Fisher and Susan Faulkner and C G Sell and T. P. Graham and Heather Bender}, journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery}, year={1978}, volume={26 4}, pages={351-6} }