Assessment of pulmonary artery pressure and right ventricular function in children with adenotonsillar hypertrophy using different parameters


Cetin M., Yilmaz M., OZEN S., Bozan N., Coskun S.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY, vol.78, no.11, pp.1837-1842, 2014 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 78 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2014.08.003
  • Journal Name: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1837-1842

Abstract

Objective: Our aim was comparison of preoperative and postoperative right ventricular functions of children with adenotonsillar hypertrophy (ATH) who have findings of upper airway obstruction, using new echocardiographic parameters.