Percutaneous closure of postoperative and post-traumatic ventricular septal defects.


Although uncommon, significant postoperative residual leaks may occur after repair of any type of ventricular septal defect (VSD). Post-traumatic VSDs are even rarer, but can be occasionally seen after penetrating or blunt chest trauma. When these defects are associated with significant left-to-right shunting (Qp/Qs > 1.5) with persistent left ventricular… (More)


Figures and Tables

Sorry, we couldn't extract any figures or tables for this paper.


Citations per Year

Citation Velocity: 5

Averaging 5 citations per year over the last 3 years.

Learn more about how we calculate this metric in our FAQ.

Slides referencing similar topics