Table 1

Anthropometric and diagnostic data from each patient

CaseSexAge (years)DiagnosisProcedure/AOP (years)
1Female32DILV, VA discordance, congenital valvar PSModified left BTS (8 mm)/29
2Female23CPA, non-confluent PACentral aortic to pulmonary shunt
(6 mm Gortex)/21
3Female24CPAModified right BTS (6 mm Gortex)/
Conduit RV–PA (8 mm)/15
Successful right pulmonary artery balloon angioplasty/22
4Female28TGA, VSD, sub-PS, hypoplastic RV, straddling TVBalloon atrial septostomy, pulmonary artery banding (neonate); classical right BTS/7
Spinal brace/21
  • AOP, age at operation in years; BTS, Blalock-Taussig shunt; CPA, complex pulmonary atresia; DILV, double inlet left ventricle; PS, pulmonary stenosis; RV, right ventricle; TGA, transposition of great vessels; TV, tricuspid valve; VSD, ventricular septal defect; VA, ventriculoarterial.