Right ventricular function after pulmonary valve replacement in patients with tetralogy of Fallot.

@article{Straten2004RightVF,
  title={Right ventricular function after pulmonary valve replacement in patients with tetralogy of Fallot.},
  author={Alexander van Straten and Hubert W. Vliegen and Mark Gerard Hazekamp and Jeroen J. Bax and Paul H. Schoof and Jaap Ottenkamp and Ernst E. van der Wall and A. de Roos},
  journal={Radiology},
  year={2004},
  volume={233 3},
  pages={824-9}
}
PURPOSE To assess the time course of right ventricular (RV) function improvement after pulmonary valve replacement (PVR) in patients 25.2 years +/- 7.0 after repair of tetralogy of Fallot. MATERIALS AND METHODS The medical ethics committee approved this study, and informed consent was obtained. Cardiac magnetic resonance (MR) imaging was performed before… CONTINUE READING