Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12857/117458
Title: Hemodynamic impact of pulmonary vasodilators on single ventricle physiology
Authors: Castaldi, Biagio 
Bordin, Giulia 
Padalino, Massimo 
Cuppini, Elena
Vida, Vladimiro 
Milanesi, Ornella 
Keywords: congenital heart defects;interventional cardiology;molecular cardio-biology;vascular biology
Keywords Plus: FONTAN CIRCULATION;EXERCISE CAPACITY;ENDOTHELIAL FUNCTION;PULSATILE FLOW;OPERATION;BOSENTAN;ADULTS;ADOLESCENTS;RESISTANCE;TRIAL
Mesh headings: Antihypertensive Agents;Fontan Procedure;Heart Defects, Congenital;Heart Ventricles;Hemodynamics;Hypertension, Pulmonary;Pulmonary Artery;Pulmonary Circulation;Vasodilator Agents
Secondary Mesh headings: Adolescent;Adult;Arterial Pressure;Cardiac Catheterization;Child;Child, Preschool;Female;Humans;Infant;Male;Middle Aged;Retrospective Studies;Time Factors;Treatment Outcome;Vascular Resistance;Vasodilation;Young Adult
Issue Date: Feb-2018
Publisher: WILEY
Journal: Cardiovascular therapeutics 
Abstract: 
The Fontan procedure is the palliative procedure for single ventricle physiology. Pulmonary resistance plays a key role in the success of this operation. There are conflicting data concerning the impact of pulmonary vasodilators on survival and functional capacity among Fontan patients.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12857/117458
ISSN: 17555914
DOI: 10.1111/1755-5922.12314
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