Stent compression during resuscitation of a neonate with complex heart disease: fatal outcome
Cardiol Young. 2021 Feb 23:1-2. doi: 10.1017/S1047951121000445. Online ahead of print.
A newborn with hypoplastic left heart underwent a Norwood operation. Obstruction of the Blalock-Thomas-Taussig shunt was treated with a stent. During resuscitation, this was compressed, which contributed to a fatal outcome.