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Table 1 Cities where Fontan operations were performed.

From: The impact of altitude on early outcome following the Fontan operation

City Altitude n Failure rate (%) Reference
Vancouver 5 30 3.3 6
Okayama 5 100 1 7
Fukuoka 5 100 0 8
Seattle 5 58 5 9
Boston 5 101 0 10
Tampa 5 45 0 11
Philadelphia 5 174 2.3 12
Los Angeles 5 100 0 13
Charleston 15 70 4.3 14
Kitakyushu 20 46 4.3 15
San Francisco 25 81 2.5 16
Berlin 50 73 6.7 17
Birmingham (UK) 90 103 2.9 18
Petah Tikvah (Israel) 105 40 7.5 19
Toronto 120 107 7.5 20
Dallas 135 49 0 21
Milwaukee 200 98 8 22
New Delhi 215 202 16.8 23
Kansas City 250 27 0 24
Atlanta 270 137 3.7 25
Ann Arbor 275 100 11 26
Nurnberg 315 37 8.1 27
Graz (Austria) 340 47 23.4 28
Santiago (Chile) 520 23 13 29
  1. Cities where Fontan operations were performed, their altitudes(metres above sea level), early failure rate, total number of patient in the series (n), and the number of each series as it appears in the list of references.