Patent Ductus Arteriosus
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The management of the patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) is straightforward from a surgical technique standpoint but complex from a medical decision standpoint. The neonatology literature has moved from promoting early, aggressive medical and surgical closure of any PDA in infants to a more watchful approach - reserving mechanical closure to cases of medical failure and hemodynamic significance. Even that definition is one on which it is difficult to find consensus. The ongoing refinement of endovascular techniques for PDA closure will also likely change the face of surgical management in the coming decade.
see also Patent Ductus Arteriosus Ligationand Congenital Heart Disease
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Last updated: December 12, 2017
Rothstein, David H, and Dan Ostlie. "Patent Ductus Arteriosus." Pediatric Surgery NaT, American Pediatric Surgical Association, 2017. APSA Webapp, www.pedsurglibrary.com/apsa/view/Pediatric-Surgery-NaT/829072/all/Patent_Ductus_Arteriosus.
Rothstein DH, Ostlie D. Patent Ductus Arteriosus. In: Waldhausen J, Powell D, Hirschl R, eds. Pediatric Surgery NaT. American Pediatric Surgical Association; 2017. https://www.pedsurglibrary.com/apsa/view/Pediatric-Surgery-NaT/829072/all/Patent_Ductus_Arteriosus. Accessed August 26, 2019.
Rothstein, D. H., & Ostlie, D. (2017). Patent Ductus Arteriosus. In Waldhausen, J., Powell, D., & Hirschl, R. (Eds.), Pediatric Surgery NaT. Available from https://www.pedsurglibrary.com/apsa/view/Pediatric-Surgery-NaT/829072/all/Patent_Ductus_Arteriosus
Rothstein DH, Ostlie D. Patent Ductus Arteriosus [Internet]. In: Waldhausen J, Powell D, Hirschl R, editors. Pediatric Surgery NaT. American Pediatric Surgical Association; 2017. [cited 2019 August 26]. Available from: https://www.pedsurglibrary.com/apsa/view/Pediatric-Surgery-NaT/829072/all/Patent_Ductus_Arteriosus.
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