Trans-Catheter Interventions: New Horizons in Medical and Surgical Fontan Management 2017

Pediatric Surgery

Physicians from the Cincinnati Children’s Heart Institute discuss the long-term care of single ventricle patients from infancy to adulthood, including new insights on Fontan management and quality of life.

During this session, Dr. Bryan Goldstein discusses transcatheter interventions. Topics included Fonta-associated plastic bronchitis, pulmonary artery stent placement for hypoplasia, limitations of secondary palliations, and need for multi-disciplinary teams.