A review of 33 cases
Thirty-three infants with low birthweights (<2500 g) and respiratory distress had ligation of a patent ductus arteriosus. During a 30-month period there were no deaths resulting from the operation, but 11 (33%) eventually died from complications of immaturity.
Statistics from Altmetric.com
If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.