Balloon pulmonary angioplasty - Reperfusion injury

Factors associated with reperfusion injury after balloon pulmonary artery balloon angiolasty are
(1) Increase in diameter >70%
(2) Increase in PA pressure >170%
(3) Distal mean PA pressure > 20 mmHg

From Arnold LW et al. AJC 1988;62:327-330.


Stent - Over-expansion tests

From Bratincsak, A. et al. Congenital Heart Dis 2015;10:51-6.


Stent (Diameter to Length)

(From Diagnostic and Interventional Catheterization in Congenital Heart Disease. 2nd ed. by James E. Lock et al).