Transcatheter closure of atrial septal defect and interatrial communications with a new self expanding nitinol double disc device (Amplatzer septal occluder): multicentre UK experience.

@article{Chan1999TranscatheterCO,
  title={Transcatheter closure of atrial septal defect and interatrial communications with a new self expanding nitinol double disc device (Amplatzer septal occluder): multicentre UK experience.},
  author={Karl Chi-Yuen Chan and Michael J. Godman and Kilian Walsh and Niel Wilson and Andrew Redington and John L. Gibbs},
  journal={Heart},
  year={1999},
  volume={82 3},
  pages={300-6}
}
OBJECTIVE To review the safety and efficacy of the Amplatzer septal occluder for transcatheter closure of interatrial communications (atrial septal defects (ASD), fenestrated Fontan (FF), patent foramen ovale (PFO)). DESIGN Prospective study following a common protocol for patient selection and technique of deployment in all participating centres. SETTING Multicentre study representing total United Kingdom experience. PATIENTS First 100 consecutive patients in whom an Amplatzer septal… CONTINUE READING

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