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Outcomes analysis of necrotizing enterocolitis within 11 958 neonates undergoing cardiac surgical procedures.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20404291     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Through an analysis of 2 databases, we describe outcomes among 11 958 neonates with congenital heart disease undergoing cardiac procedures, with 194 developing necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC). Neonates with congestive heart failure or those undergoing systemic to pulmonary artery shunting were more likely to develop NEC, but these patients had inpatient mortality similar to that of their non-NEC counterparts.
Authors:
Debraj Mukherjee; Yiyi Zhang; David C Chang; Luca A Vricella; Joel I Brenner; Fizan Abdullah
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Archives of surgery (Chicago, Ill. : 1960)     Volume:  145     ISSN:  1538-3644     ISO Abbreviation:  Arch Surg     Publication Date:  2010 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-04-20     Completed Date:  2010-05-11     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9716528     Medline TA:  Arch Surg     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  389-92     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
Center for Pediatric Surgery Clinical Trials & Outcomes Research, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Cardiac Surgical Procedures
Enterocolitis, Necrotizing / epidemiology*
Female
Heart Defects, Congenital / epidemiology*,  surgery
Heart Failure / epidemiology
Humans
Infant, Newborn
Male
Multivariate Analysis

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