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Vol 24, No 4 (2017)
Letters to the Editor — Interventional cardiology
Published online: 2017-08-22
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Baloon atrial septostomy in pulmonary arterial hypertension: Atrial flow regulator — New therapeutic option

Robert Sabiniewicz
DOI: 10.5603/CJ.2017.0094
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Pubmed: 28831783
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Cardiol J 2017;24(4):455-456.

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Vol 24, No 4 (2017)
Letters to the Editor — Interventional cardiology
Published online: 2017-08-22

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Keywords

ballon atrial septostomy; pulmonary arterial presure;

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Title

Baloon atrial septostomy in pulmonary arterial hypertension: Atrial flow regulator — New therapeutic option

Journal

Cardiology Journal

Issue

Vol 24, No 4 (2017)

Pages

455-456

Published online

2017-08-22

DOI

10.5603/CJ.2017.0094

Pubmed

28831783

Bibliographic record

Cardiol J 2017;24(4):455-456.

Keywords

ballon atrial septostomy
pulmonary arterial presure

Authors

Robert Sabiniewicz

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