Nova Publishers
My Account Nova Publishers Shopping Cart
HomeBooksSeriesJournalsReference CollectionseBooksInformationSalesImprintsFor Authors
            
  Top » Catalog » Books » Medicine » Cardiovascular Disorders » Percutaneous Valve Technology: Present and Future Chapters » My Account  |  Cart Contents  |  Checkout   
Quick Find
  
Use keywords to find the product you are looking for.
Advanced Search
What's New? more
The Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass: An American Slave
$82.00
Shopping Cart more
0 items
Information
Shipping & Returns
Privacy Notice
Conditions of Use
Contact Us
Notifications more
NotificationsNotify me of updates to Pediatric Percutaneous interventions. Present and Future perspectives (pp. 661-596)
Tell A Friend
 
Tell someone you know about this product.
Pediatric Percutaneous interventions. Present and Future perspectives (pp. 661-596) $0.00
Authors:  (Lourdes Prieto)
Abstract:
The field of catheter based intervention for congenital heart lesions spans nearly half a century beginning with the Rashkind balloon atrial septostomy first performed in 1966 [1], shortly followed by the first successful percutaneous closure of the patent ductus by Porstmann in 1967 [2]. About a decade later in 1976 King and Mills reported the first transcatheter closure of an atrial septal defect in a human [3]. The widespread application of this procedure would have to wait over two decades of intense technical development. Balloon dilation of a stenotic pulmonary valve, described by Kan in 1982, was the first percutaneous intervention to gain wide acceptance as the first line of treatment for a congenital cardiac lesion [4]. From this relatively straightforward procedure to the recent development of transcatheter pulmonary valve replacement [5], this chapter will review the current state of the art and future directions of pediatric cardiac intervention. 


Available Options:
Version:

  Open Access item.
  Click below PDF icon for free download.

  

This is an Open Access item. Click above PDF icon for free download.
Special Focus Titles
01.Violent Communication and Bullying in Early Childhood Education
02.Cultural Considerations in Intervention with Women and Children Exposed to Intimate Partner Violence
03.Chronic Disease and Disability: The Pediatric Lung
04.Fruit and Vegetable Consumption and Health: New Research
05.Fire and the Sword: Understanding the Impact and Challenge of Organized Islamism. Volume 2

Nova Science Publishers
© Copyright 2004 - 2019

Pediatric Percutaneous interventions. Present and Future perspectives (pp. 661-596)