Evaluation of children with a large pericardial effusion and cardiac tamponade


GUVEN H., BAKILER A. R. , Ulger Z. , ISERI B., KOZAN M., DORAK C.

ACTA CARDIOLOGICA, vol.62, no.2, pp.129-133, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 62 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.2143/ac.62.2.2020232
  • Title of Journal : ACTA CARDIOLOGICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.129-133

Abstract

Objectives - Large pericardial effusions and cardiac tamponade are rare in childhood. The aim of this study was to evaluate the aetiological factors and clinical findings of large pericardial effusion and cardiac tamponade in children.