Atrial septostomy

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Kerstein D, Levy PS, Hsu DT, Hordorf AJ, Gersony WM, Barst RJ. Blade balloon atrial septostomy in patients with severe primary pulmonary hypertension. Circulation 1995; 91:2028-2035.

Rich S, Dodin E, McLaughlin VV. Usefulness of atrial septostomy as a treatment for primary pulmonary hypertension and guidelines for its application. Am J Cardiol 1997;80:369-371

Sandoval J, Gasper J, Pulido T, bautista E, Matrinez-Guerra ML, Zeballos M, Palomar A, Gomez. Graded balloon dilation atrial septostomy in severe pulmonary hypertension. A therapeutic alternative for patients nonresponsive to vasodilator treatment. J Am Coll Cardiol 1998;32:297-304.