Sildenafil and Ventriculo-Arterial Coupling in Fontan-Palliated Patients: A Noninvasive Echocardiographic Assessment
Pediatric Cardiology, 08/20/2012
Shabanian R et al. – Sildenafil has increased ventricular systolic elastance and improved ventriculo–arterial coupling in patients palliated with Fontan circulation. Short–term sildenafil was well tolerated in most of the patients with only minor side effects.