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Journal:   IRANIAN HEART JOURNAL (IHJ)   Winter 2002-Spring 2003 , Volume 4 , Number 3; Page(s) 29 To 33.
 
Paper: 

COMPLICATIONS OF CATHETERIZATION IN CHILDREN

 
 
Author(s):  DAVAIE M.*, SHAH MOHAMMADI A.A., MERAJI M., , RAHIMI BASHAR F., MEHR ALIZADEH S.
 
* Tehran- Iran
 
Abstract: 
Objectives- The aim of this study was a prospective evaluation to determine the ‎relative risks and complications of pediatric diagnostic and interventional ‎catheterizations‏.‏‎
‎ Background- The role of the pediatric catheterization laboratory has evolved in the ‎last decade as a therapeutic modality, although remaining an important tool for ‎anatomic and hemodynamic diagnosis‏.‏‎
‎ Methods- A study of 480 consecutive pediatric catheterization procedures was ‎undertaken prospectively during 6 months, from October 2001 to March 2002‎‏.‏ Results- Patient ages ranged from 4 days to 17 years (mean 4.5 years). Forty six ‎complications occurred (9.58% of all cases) and were classified as major ‎complications in 6 patients, (1.25% of all cases) and minor complications in 40 ‎patients. (8.33% of all cases)Arrhythmia (n=15) and vascular complications (n=10) ‎were the most common adverse events respectively. Death occurred in 2 patients ‎‎(0.41‎‏ ‏‎%).‎ ‎
‎ Conclusions- The results are acceptable at our center, but efforts should be directed to ‎improving equipment for flexibility and size and improving techniques for decreasing ‎the mortality and morbidity rates (Iranian Heart Journal 2002, 2003; 3(4)&4(1): 29-‎‎33).‎
 
Keyword(s): PEDIATRIC CARDIAC CATHETERIZATION M COMPLICATIONS
 
 
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APA: Copy

DAVAIE, M., & SHAH MOHAMMADI, A., & MERAJI, M., & RAHIMI BASHAR, F., & MEHR ALIZADEH, S. (2003). COMPLICATIONS OF CATHETERIZATION IN CHILDREN. IRANIAN HEART JOURNAL (IHJ), 4(3), 29-33. https://www.sid.ir/en/journal/ViewPaper.aspx?id=4797



Vancouver: Copy

DAVAIE M., SHAH MOHAMMADI A.A., MERAJI M., RAHIMI BASHAR F., MEHR ALIZADEH S.. COMPLICATIONS OF CATHETERIZATION IN CHILDREN. IRANIAN HEART JOURNAL (IHJ). 2003 [cited 2021June19];4(3):29-33. Available from: https://www.sid.ir/en/journal/ViewPaper.aspx?id=4797



IEEE: Copy

DAVAIE, M., SHAH MOHAMMADI, A., MERAJI, M., RAHIMI BASHAR, F., MEHR ALIZADEH, S., 2003. COMPLICATIONS OF CATHETERIZATION IN CHILDREN. IRANIAN HEART JOURNAL (IHJ), [online] 4(3), pp.29-33. Available: https://www.sid.ir/en/journal/ViewPaper.aspx?id=4797.



 
 
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