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Successful ventricular assist device placement in transposition of the great arteries with pulmonary hypertension.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23336917     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The use of ventricular assist devices in patients with complex congenital heart disease has not been well described. We present a case of successful ventricular assist device support in a 38-year-old man with congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries and severe secondary pulmonary hypertension.
Authors:
Navin Rajagopalan; David C Booth; Enrique Diaz-Guzman; Charles W Hoopes
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Annals of thoracic surgery     Volume:  95     ISSN:  1552-6259     ISO Abbreviation:  Ann. Thorac. Surg.     Publication Date:  2013 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-01-22     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  15030100R     Medline TA:  Ann Thorac Surg     Country:  Netherlands    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  e47     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright © 2013 The Society of Thoracic Surgeons. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Departments of Internal Medicine, Medicine, and Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky. Electronic address: n.rajagopalan@uky.edu.
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