Can J Cardiol 2022 May 17. Epub 2022 May 17.
Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center, Montreal Heart Institute, Medicine Department, Université de Montréal, Montréal, Québec, Canada.
As a result of remarkable progress in operative techniques and cardiology care during childhood, Fontan patients continue to age and require team-based multidisciplinary expertise to manage complications encountered in adulthood. They face particular challenges in terms of altered hemodynamic stressors, cardiac and hepatic failure, and arrhythmias. Arrhythmias in Fontan patients are highly prevalent and associated with underlying anatomy, surgical technique, and postoperative sequelae. Read More