Surgical outcome of discrete subaortic stenosis in adults: a multicenter study.

@article{Linde2013SurgicalOO,
  title={Surgical outcome of discrete subaortic stenosis in adults: a multicenter study.},
  author={Denise van der Linde and Jolien W Roos-Hesselink and Dimitris Rizopoulos and Helena J Heuvelman and Werner Budts and Arie P. J. van Dijk and Maarten Witsenburg and Sing Chien Yap and Angela Oxenius and Candice K Silversides and Erwin Notker Oechslin and Ad J. J. C. Bogers and Johanna J M Takkenberg},
  journal={Circulation},
  year={2013},
  volume={127 11},
  pages={1184-91, e1-4}
}
BACKGROUND Discrete subaortic stenosis is notable for its unpredictable hemodynamic progression in childhood and high reoperation rate; however, data about adulthood are scarce. METHODS AND RESULTS Adult patients who previously underwent surgery for discrete subaortic stenosis were included in this retrospective multicenter cohort study. Mixed-effects and joint models were used to assess the postoperative progression of discrete subaortic stenosis and aortic regurgitation, as well as… CONTINUE READING