Is captopril useful in decreasing pleural drainage in children after modified Fontan operation?

Narakesari Heragu, Lynn Mahony

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Abstract

In conclusion, despite theoretical considerations on administration of ACE inhibitors to postoperative Fontan patients, this observational cohort study failed to show an association between treatment with captopril and duration of pleural drainage.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1109-1112
Number of pages4
JournalAmerican Journal of Cardiology
Volume84
Issue number9
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 1 1999

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Fontan Procedure
Captopril
Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors
Observational Studies
Drainage
Cohort Studies
Therapeutics

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  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine

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Is captopril useful in decreasing pleural drainage in children after modified Fontan operation? / Heragu, Narakesari; Mahony, Lynn.

In: American Journal of Cardiology, Vol. 84, No. 9, 01.11.1999, p. 1109-1112.

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