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Table 2 3-month follow-up clinical,electrocardiographic and echocardiographic evolution in percutaneous closure (before and after PDA closure)

From: Percutaneous device closure of pediatirc patent ductus arteriosus through femoral artery guidance by transthoracic echocardiography without radiation and contrast agents

 BeforeAfterP-value
Functional Status (NYHA Classification)
NYHA I10240.01
NYHA II2080.01
NYHAIII201
Echocardiographic Parameters
LV diameter (mm)32.28 ± 9.3425.47 ± 7.340.02
LVEF(%)55.24 ± 5.4659.25 ± 7.180.02
  1. NYHA:New York Heart Association, LVEF left ventricle ecjection fraction, PDA patent ductus artersiosus