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.

complication, Congenital heart disease, Keywords:, stent
dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1047951121000445, hdl.handle.net/1765/135194
Cardiology in the Young
Erasmus MC: University Medical Center Rotterdam

Krasemann, T, Verdijk, R.M, & Bartelds, B. (Beatrijs). (2021). Stent compression during resuscitation of a neonate with complex heart disease: Fatal outcome. Cardiology in the Young. doi:10.1017/S1047951121000445