Ventricular septal defects

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Ventricular septal defects

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The terms "Ventricular septal defects" returned 121 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Novel and functional DNA sequence variants within the GATA6 gene promoter in ventricular septal defects.
 

Author(s): Chunyu Li, Xianke Li, Shuchao Pang, Wei Chen, Xianyun Qin, Wenhui Huang, Changqing Zeng, Bo Yan

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Congenital heart disease (CHD) is the most common birth defect in humans. Genetic causes and underlying molecular mechanisms for isolated CHD remain largely unknown. Studies have demonstrated that GATA transcription factor 6 (GATA6) plays an essential role in the heart development. ...

Last Updated: 19 Jul 2014

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Anesthesia for percutaneous transcatheter closure of atrial and ventricular septal defects in pediatric patients.
 

Author(s): Ayşe Heves Karagöz, Aysun Ankay-Yılbaş, Meral Kanbak, Murat Tümer, Süheyla Özkutlu, Tevfik Karagöz

Journal: Turk. J. Pediatr.. ;55(6):628-32.

 

We aimed to investigate the anesthetic management of percutaneous closure of atrial and ventricular septal defects (ASD/VSD) in pediatric patients. A retrospective review of the anesthetic data of 351 patients who underwent transcatheter closure of ASD/VSD was conducted. The mean ...

Last Updated: 28 Feb 2014

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Percutaneous closure of traumatic ventricular septal defects: device selection and reasoning.
 

Author(s): Jian Zhu, Er-Ping Xi, Shui-Bo Zhu

Journal: Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2014 Feb;69(2):150-1.

 

Last Updated: 12 Feb 2014

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The terms "Ventricular septal defects" returned 4 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Paravalvular leaks and ventricular septal defects: endovascular approaches to treatment.
 

Author(s): Chad Kliger

Journal: Tex Heart Inst J. 2013 ;40(5):591-4.

 

Last Updated: 6 Jan 2014

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Surgical repair of postinfarction ventricular septal defects-2013 update.
 

Author(s): Susumu Isoda, Motohiko Osako, Tamizo Kimura, Kenji Nishimura, Nozomu Yamanaka, Shingo Nakamura, Tadaaki Maehara

Journal: Ann Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 ;19(2):95-102.

 

Treatment for postinfarction ventricular septal defect has been improving for several decades. Aggressive resection of the infarcted myocardium (infarctectomy and closure technique) and preserving infarcted myocardium (infarct exclusion technique) have been technically modified. Recent ...

Last Updated: 22 Apr 2013

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Ventricular septal defects.
 

Author(s): Mary S Minette, David J Sahn

Journal: Circulation. 2006 Nov;114(20):2190-7.

 

Ventricular septal defects are the most common congenital heart defect. They vary greatly in location, clinical presentation, associated lesions, and natural history. The present article describes the clinical aspects of ventricular septal defects and current management strategies.

Last Updated: 14 Nov 2006

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Longterm Outcome After Ventricular Septal Defect Closure
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Ventricular Septal Defect

 

Last Updated: 12 May 2014

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Aortic Regurgitation After Surgical Repair of Outlet-Type Ventricular Septal Defect
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Heart Septal Defects, Ventricular; Aortic Valve Insufficiency

 

Last Updated: 12 Sep 2005

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Study of Energy Expenditure in Infants With Ventricular Septal Defects
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Heart Septal Defects, Ventricular

 

Last Updated: 23 Jun 2005

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