Ventricular septal defects

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Ventricular septal defects

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The terms "Ventricular septal defects" returned 117 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Transcatheter versus surgical closure of perimembranous ventricular septal defects in children: a randomized controlled trial.
 

Author(s): Jian Yang, Lifang Yang, Shiqiang Yu, Jincheng Liu, Jian Zuo, Wensheng Chen, Weixun Duan, Qijun Zheng, Xuezeng Xu, Jun Li, Jun Zhang, Jian Xu, Lijun Sun, Xiuling Yang, Lize Xiong, Dinghua Yi, Lei Wang, Qingchun Liu, Shuping Ge, Jun Ren

Journal: J. Am. Coll. Cardiol.. 2014 Apr;63(12):1159-68.

 

The objective of this study was to evaluate the safety and efficacy of the surgical versus transcatheter approach to correct perimembranous ventricular septal defects (pmVSDs) in a prospective, randomized, controlled clinical trial.

Last Updated: 28 Mar 2014

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A new coated nitinol occluder for transcatheter closure of ventricular septal defects in a canine model.
 

Author(s): Yong Zhou, Feng Chen, Xinmiao Huang, Xianxian Zhao, Hong Wu, Yuan Bai, Yongwen Qin

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2013 ;2013():507919.

 

This study evaluated feasibility and safety of implanting the polyester-coated nitinol ventricular septal defect occluder (pcVSDO) in the canine model.

Last Updated: 25 Sep 2013

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Transcatheter closure of postoperative residual ventricular septal defects using Amplatzer-type perimembranous VSD occluders.
 

Author(s): Bo Zhang, Jiali Liang, Xiaozhou Zheng, Guanhua Jiang, Zhe Yang, Luying Zhang, Yong Zhang, Haofeng Sun

Journal: J Invasive Cardiol. 2013 Aug;25(8):402-5.

 

The reoperations of postoperative residual ventricular septal defects (VSDs) are associated with higher risks. Our aim is to assess the efficacy and safety of transcatheter closure of postoperative residual VSDs using perimembranous VSD occluders.

Last Updated: 5 Aug 2013

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

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 Apr;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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Post-traumatic ventricular septal defects--review of the literature and a novel technique for percutaneous closure.
 

Author(s): Payam Dehghani, RĂ©da Ibrahim, Nicholas Collins, David Latter, Asim N Cheema, Robert J Chisholm

Journal: J Invasive Cardiol. 2009 Sep;21(9):483-7.

 

Post-traumatic ventricular septal defect (VSD) is infrequent, with clinical sequelae ranging from imminent death to complete spontaneous resolution. The most appropriate management strategy is unclear. Careful observation has been advocated in the management of these patients. We ...

Last Updated: 3 Sep 2009

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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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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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Right Bundle Branch Block After Surgical Closure of Ventricular Septal Defect
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Bundle-Branch Block; Heart Septal Defects, Ventricular

 

Last Updated: 5 Aug 2013

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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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