• Hybrid stage I palliation combines cardiothoracic surgery and interventional transcatheter procedures for treatment of hypoplastic left heart syndrome. (aacn.org)
  • Hospitalization and inpatient care may be required for cardiac catheterizations, catheter interventions, and surgical procedures and for treatment of intercurrent infections as well as for management of postsurgical complications, including those after Fontan operation. (medscape.com)
  • Identify the surgical and interventional techniques that comprise the hybrid stage 1 procedure. (aacn.org)
  • Background A modification of the Fontan procedure with unidirectional cavopulmonary connection is described in which the superior vena cava (SVC) is connected to the left pulmonary artery (PA) and the inferior vena cava (IVC) is connected to the right PA via a lateral tunnel with a snare-controlled, adjustable atrial septal defect (ASD). (ahajournals.org)
  • Hospitalization and inpatient care may be required for cardiac catheterizations, catheter interventions, and surgical procedures and for treatment of intercurrent infections as well as for management of postsurgical complications, including those after Fontan operation. (medscape.com)
  • That is, the pulmonary arteries are disconnected from their existing blood supply (e.g. a shunt created during a Norwood procedure, a patent ductus arteriosus, etc. (wikipedia.org)
  • A Bristol University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust spokesman told the Sunday People: "Following revision by NICOR to correct this omission, the hospital's 30-day mortality rate for Fontan procedure remains in the expected range. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Plasma ANP levels before and after the Fontan procedure were 29.1 and 54.9 pg/mL, respectively, and a positive correlation was obtained between central venous pressure and plasma ANP levels ( r = 0.661, p (ovid.com)
  • Atrial natriuretic peptide is secreted in response to elevated central venous pressure after the Fontan procedure, but its concentration might not be sufficient. (ovid.com)
  • The aim of this study was to determine the incidence, clinical course and factors associated with venous collaterals after the Fontan procedures. (jspccs.jp)
  • Physical activity levels are reduced after Fontan, independent of exercise capacity, and are associated with lower perceived general health, but not other aspects of functional status. (bmj.com)
  • The authors also review the surgical challenges of transplantation after a Fontan operation, and they present approaches that are key to improved patient outcomes. (ctsnet.org)
  • Fontan surgery is a form of definitive palliation. (biomedcentral.com)
  • His past history included surgery for a brain abscess at the age of 13, Fontan surgery at the age of 13, ocular surgery for retinal detachment at the age of 16, and multiple small skin abscesses chiefly on his left foot, which recurred after treatment and led to an excision of an abscess on his foot. (biomedcentral.com)
  • In this review we discuss the benefits and challenges of patient-specific simulations for the Fontan surgery, reviewing state of the art solutions and avenues for future development. (interfacegroup.ch)
  • Reduced physical activity levels after the Fontan procedure: Related to exercise capacity or own health perception? (bmj.com)
  • Risks and Benefits of Using a Commercially Available Ventricular Assist Device for Failing Fontan Cavopulmonary Support: A Modeling Investigation. (semanticscholar.org)
  • Human ANP was infused intravenously at a dosage of 0.1 μg · kg −1 · min −1 for 1 hour after the Fontan procedure under controlled ventilation and another blood sample was obtained. (ovid.com)