Second Procedures after Repair of Coarctation of the Aorta in Infants and Children: 27 Years of Experience

  • W. Ruschewski
  • E. R. de Vivie
  • G. Rupprath
  • A. J. Beuren
  • J. Koncz
Conference paper

Abstract

The influence of age and surgical technique on long-term results after repair of coarctation of the aorta is still discussed controversially.

Keywords

Polypropylene PTFE Doyle 

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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • W. Ruschewski
  • E. R. de Vivie
  • G. Rupprath
  • A. J. Beuren
  • J. Koncz

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