A comparison of intracardiac echocardiography and transesophageal echocardiography for guiding device closure of ostium secundum atrial septal defect: A 15-year experience

Echocardiography

5 Gennaio Gen 2024 5 months ago
  • Baggiano A, Mushtaq S, Fusini L, Pontone G.

Our aim was to evaluate the fluoroscopy time (FT), procedure time (PT) safety and efficacy when using intracardiac echocardiography (ICE) in comparison to transesophageal echocardiography (TEE) guidance for transcatheter closure of Ostium Secundum Atrial Septal Defect (OS-ASD).

Reference: A comparison of intracardiac echocardiography and transesophageal echocardiography for guiding device closure of ostium secundum atrial septal defect: A 15-year experience. De Cillis E, Acquaviva T, Ursi R, Soldato N, Basile P, Siena P, Cristina Carella M, Baggiano A, Mushtaq S, Fusini L, Rabbat MG, Pontone G, Bottio T, Santo Bortone A, Matteo Ciccone M, Domenico Milano A, Igoren Guaricci A. Echocardiography. 2023 Dec 8.

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