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  • Condition: Congenital Heart Disease
  • Journal: Medicine
  • Treatment Used: Dexmedetomidine
  • Number of Patients: 90
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This study tested the safety and efficacy of using dexmedetomidine for perioperative hemodynamics and organ protection in children with congenital heart disease.
  • Condition: Complete Atrioventricular Canal
  • Journal: Cardiology in the young
  • Treatment Used: Pulmonary Banding and Arterial Switch with Complete Atrioventricular Canal Repair
  • Number of Patients: 1
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This case report describes a patient with complete atrioventricular canal.
  • Condition: Acute Ischemic Stroke in Teenage Patients
  • Journal: Neuroradiology
  • Treatment Used: Primary Endovascular Treatment
  • Number of Patients: 4
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The purpose of the study was to analyze the safety and effectiveness of primary endovascular treatment for acute ischemic stroke in patients younger than 18 years of age.
  • Condition: Complete Atrioventricular Septal Defect
  • Journal: The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery
  • Treatment Used: Pulmonary Artery Banding
  • Number of Patients: 474
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This study tested the safety and efficacy of using pulmonary artery banding to treat patients with complete atrioventricular septal defect.
  • Condition: Acute Kidney Injury Following Congenital Heart Surgery in Infants
  • Journal: Pediatric critical care medicine : a journal of the Society of Critical Care Medicine and the World Federation of Pediatric Intensive and Critical Care Societies
  • Treatment Used: Levosimendan vs. Milrinone
  • Number of Patients: 72
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This study investigated the effectiveness of levosimendan, compared with milrinone, in preventing acute kidney dysfunction in infants after open-heart surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass.
  • Condition: Partial Atrioventricular Canal (PAVC) Defect in Adults
  • Journal: Journal of cardiothoracic surgery
  • Treatment Used: Surgical Repair
  • Number of Patients: 46
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This study reviewed the mid-term follow-up outcomes of late diagnosed and repaired partial atrioventricular canal (heart) defects in adult patients.
  • Condition: Complete Atrioventricular Canal Defect (CAVC)
  • Journal: Pediatric cardiology
  • Treatment Used: Surgical Timing in Primary Repair
  • Number of Patients: 153
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This study analyzed patients who underwent primary biventricular repair of complete atrioventricular canal defect (CAVC) between 2006 and 2015.
  • Condition: Complete Atrioventricular Septal Defects
  • Journal: European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery
  • Treatment Used: Nunn or Two-Patch Techniques
  • Number of Patients: 188
  • Published —
This study compared the clinical outcome of using a Nunn or two-patch techniques to treat patients with complete atrioventricular septal defects.
  • Condition: Adult Congenital Heart Disease Patients With Chronic Heart Failure
  • Journal: Heart, lung & circulation
  • Treatment Used: Sacubitril/Valsartan
  • Number of Patients: 5
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The study researched the effects of Sacubitril/Valsartan for adult congenital heart disease patients with chronic heart failure.
  • Condition: Mitral Valve Disease
  • Journal: World journal for pediatric & congenital heart surgery
  • Treatment Used: Pulmonary Autograft Mitral Valve Replacement (MVR; Ross II)
  • Number of Patients: 10
  • Published —
This study evaluated the long-term outcomes of the mitral valve replacement (MVR) with a pulmonary autograft (Ross II) procedure for mitral valve disease.
  • Condition: Complete atrioventricular canal
  • Journal: Congenital heart disease
  • Treatment Used: Decellularized porcine small intestinal submucosa patch
  • Number of Patients: 73
  • Published —
The study researched the use of a decellularized porcine small intestinal submucosa patch for patients with complete atrioventricular canal.
  • Condition: Complete Atrioventricular Septal Defect (CAVSD)
  • Journal: The Annals of thoracic surgery
  • Treatment Used: Surgical Repair
  • Number of Patients: 406
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This study reported on the outcomes of an all-inclusive experience of complete atrioventricular septal defect (hole in heart septum; CAVSD) repair using a consistent surgical approach.
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