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Predictors of outcome after the Fontan operation: Is hypoplastic left heart syndrome still a risk factor?
From the Divisions of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery,a Pediatric Cardiology,b and Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesiology,c The Cardiac Center at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pa.
Supported in part by the Daniel M. Tabas Endowed Chair in Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery and the Ethel B. Foerderer Fund for Excellence.
Received for publication May 8, 2001. Revisions requested June 25, 2001; revisions received July 25, 2001. Accepted for publication Aug 1, 2001.
Address for reprints: Thomas L. Spray, MD, Chief, Cardiothoracic Surgery, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Daniel M. Tabas Professor of Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, 34th St and Civic Center Blvd, Suite 8527, Main Building, Philadelphia, PA 19104