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Journal of Echocardiography

, Volume 16, Issue 3, pp 150–151 | Cite as

Transcatheter closure for residual atrial septal defect resulting from surgical patch closure 44 years previously

  • Hiroki Matsuzoe
  • Hidekazu Tanaka
  • Keiko Hatazawa
  • Yutaka Hatani
  • Kensuke Matsumoto
  • Toshiro Shinke
  • Ken-ichi Hirata
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Notes

Funding

Hiroki Matsuzoe, Hidekazu Tanaka, Keiko Hatazawa, Yutaka Hatani, Kensuke Matsumoto, Toshiro Shinke, and Ken-ichi Hirata declare that they received no funding.

Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

Hiroki Matsuzoe, Hidekazu Tanaka, Keiko Hatazawa, Yutaka Hatani, Kensuke Matsumoto, Toshiro Shinke, and Ken-ichi Hirata declare that they have no conflicts of interest.

Human rights statement

All procedures followed were in accordance with the ethical standards of the responsible committee on human experimentation (institutional and national) and with the Helsinki Declaration of 1964 and later revisions.

Informed consent

Informed consent was obtained from this patient for being included in the case report.

References

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    Du ZD, Hijazi ZM, Kleinman CS, et al. Comparison between transcatheter and surgical closure of secundum atrial septal defect in children and adults: results of a multicenter nonrandomized trial. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2002;39:1836–44.CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar
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    Santoro G, Pascotto M, Caputo S, et al. Similar cardiac remodelling after transcatheter atrial septal defect closure in children and young adults. Heart. 2006;92:958–62.CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Japanese Society of Echocardiography 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  • Hiroki Matsuzoe
    • 1
  • Hidekazu Tanaka
    • 1
  • Keiko Hatazawa
    • 1
  • Yutaka Hatani
    • 1
  • Kensuke Matsumoto
    • 1
  • Toshiro Shinke
    • 1
  • Ken-ichi Hirata
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal MedicineKobe University Graduate School of MedicineKobeJapan

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