Stenting of patent ductus arteriosus in low birth weight newborns less than 2 kg- procedural safety, feasibility and results in a retrospective study

@inproceedings{Garg2018StentingOP,
  title={Stenting of patent ductus arteriosus in low birth weight newborns less than 2 kg- procedural safety, feasibility and results in a retrospective study},
  author={Gaurav Garg and Dinesh Mittal},
  booktitle={Indian heart journal},
  year={2018}
}
OBJECTIVE Retrospective analysis of the feasibility, safety and results of patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) stenting in low birth weight babies weighing < 2kg. BACKGROUND Stenting of patent ductus arteriosus is a well known palliative technique for several years as an alternative to shunt surgery in babies weighing > 2.5-3kg. Ductal stenting in babies weighing less than 2kg is not done routinely all around the world due to limited experience and concerns regarding its feasibility and safety in… CONTINUE READING

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