Prophylactic milrinone for the prevention of low cardiac output syndrome and mortality in children undergoing surgery for congenital heart disease

  • Protocol
  • Intervention

Authors

  • Barbara EU Burkhardt,

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    1. University Hospital Freiburg, Department of Congenital Heart Disease and Paediatric Cardiology, University Hospital Freiburg, Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
    • Barbara EU Burkhardt, Department of Congenital Heart Disease and Paediatric Cardiology, University Hospital Freiburg, University Hospital Freiburg, Mathildenstr. 1, Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg, 79106, Germany. barbara.burkhardt@uniklinik-freiburg.de.

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  • Gerta Rücker,

    1. Institute of Medical Biometry and Medical Informatics, University Medical Center Freiburg, German Cochrane Centre, Freiburg, Germany
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  • Brigitte Stiller

    1. University Hospital Freiburg, Department of Congenital Heart Disease and Paediatric Cardiology, University Hospital Freiburg, Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
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Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To review the effectiveness of the post-operative use of milrinone in children having undergone surgery for congenital heart disease.