Authors: Yves d'Udekem, Victoria Forsdick, Karin du Plessis
"The interactions with patients and their families within Australia and New Zealand provide one potential model for the involvement of patients and parents that may result in research that is more relevant, focused, and practically applicable in a healthcare setting."
Authors: Ajay J. Iyengar, David S. Winlaw, John C. Galati, Gavin R. Wheaton, Tom L. Gentles, Leeanne E. Grigg, Robert N. Justo, Dorothy J. Radford, Chantal Attard, Robert G. Weintraub, Andrew Bullock, Gary F. Sholler, David S. Celermajer, Yves d'Udekem
"No difference was found in the rates of thromboembolism (blood clots) between extra cardiac conduit patients taking aspirin and warfarin"
Authors: Yves d’Udekem, Ajay J. Iyengar, John C. Galati, Victoria Forsdick, Robert G. Weintraub, Gavin R. Wheaton, Andrew Bullock, Robert N. Justo, Leeanne E. Grigg, Gary F. Sholler, Sarah Hope, Dorothy J. Radford, Thomas L. Gentles, David S. Celermajer and David S. Winlaw
Follow-up of all 1006 survivors of the 1089 patients who underwent a Fontan procedure in Australia and New Zealand.
"The long-term survival of the Australian and New Zealand Fontan population is excellent"
Watch Chantal Attard talk about preventing blood clots in patients with a Fontan; & Dr Tom Gentles talk about Aspirin vs Warfarin
Helpful video to interpret research findings