Chapter 29. Percutaneous Interventions in Adults with Congenital Heart Disease

  1. Thach N. Nguyen MD, FACC, FACP, FSCAI Editorial Consultant Honorary Professor of Medicine Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine Director of Cardiology8,9,10,11,12,13,14,
  2. Antonio Colombo MD Director15,
  3. Dayi Hu MD, FACC, FHRS, FESC Director Dean President President-Elect16,17,18,19,20,
  4. Cindy L. Grines MD Editor-in-Chief Vice Chief of Academic Affairs9,21 and
  5. Shigeru Saito MD, FACC, FSCAI, FJCC Director of Cardiology President of NPO TRI International Network22
  1. Phillip Moore MD, MBA Director Clinical Professor of Pediatrics1,2,
  2. Huynh Tuan Khanh MD3,
  3. Zhang Shuang Chuan MD Key Member of Chinese Pediatric Association Professor of Pediatric Cardiology Director of Pediatrics Department Guest Professor4,
  4. Nguyen Thuong Nghia MD5 and
  5. Nguyen Lan Hieu MD6,7

Published Online: 6 MAY 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444312584.ch29

Practical Handbook of Advanced Interventional Cardiology: Tips and Tricks, Third Edition

Practical Handbook of Advanced Interventional Cardiology: Tips and Tricks, Third Edition

How to Cite

Moore, P., Khanh, H. T., Chuan, Z. S., Nghia, N. T. and Hieu, N. L. (2007) Percutaneous Interventions in Adults with Congenital Heart Disease, in Practical Handbook of Advanced Interventional Cardiology: Tips and Tricks, Third Edition (eds T. N. Nguyen, A. Colombo, D. Hu, C. L. Grines and S. Saito), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444312584.ch29

Editor Information

  1. 8

    Journal of Geriatric Cardiology, China

  2. 9

    Journal of Interventional Cardiology, USA

  3. 10

    Capital University of Medical Sciences, Beijing, China

  4. 11

    The Institute of Geriatric Cardiology, General Hospital of the Chinese People's Liberation Army, Beijing, China

  5. 12

    Nanjing University Hospital, Nanjing, China

  6. 13

    Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN, USA

  7. 14

    Community Healthcare System, St Mary Medical Center, Hobart, IN, USA

  8. 15

    EMO Centro Cuore Columbus, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories, Milan, Italy

  9. 16

    Heart Center of People's Hospital of Peking University, Beijing, China

  10. 17

    Medical College of Shanghai, Tongji University, Beijing, China

  11. 18

    Chinese College of Cardiovascular Physician (CCCP), Beijing, China

  12. 19

    Chinese Heart Rhythm Society (CHRS), Beijing, China

  13. 20

    Chinese Society of Cardiology (CSC), Beijing, Beijing, China

  14. 21

    William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI, USA

  15. 22

    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories, Shonan Kamakura General Hospital, Kamakura, Japan

Author Information

  1. 1

    Congenital Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories, USA

  2. 2

    University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA

  3. 3

    Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Hospital #2, Hochiminh City, Vietnam

  4. 4

    Peking University affiliated with Shenzhen Hospital, Shenzhen, China

  5. 5

    Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, Cho Ray Hospital, Hochiminh City, Vietnam

  6. 6

    Interventional Cardiology, Congenital Heart Disease Program, Hanoi, Vietnam

  7. 7

    Medical University, Vietnam Heart Institute, Hanoi, Vietnam

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 MAY 2009
  2. Published Print: 31 OCT 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405169554

Online ISBN: 9781444312584



  • orthodeoxea – platypnea syndrome;
  • right atrial (RA) pressure;
  • cryptogenic transient ischemic attack (TIA);
  • recurrent stroke prevention;
  • device implantation;
  • air embolism;
  • intra-cardiac echocardiography (ICE) guidance;
  • secundum ASDs;
  • central stenting mechanism


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • General Overview

  • Patent Foramen Ovale

  • Atrial Septal Defect Closure

  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus

  • Coarctation of the Aorta

  • Pulmonary Valve Stenosis

  • Pulmonary Artery Stenosis

  • Pulmonary Insufficiency - Percutaneous Valve Implant

  • References