Vol 10, Supplement 24 (September 2018): Journal of Thoracic Disease (Atrial Septal Defect)

Review Article

Anatomy of the atrial septum and interatrial communications
Nitha Naqvi, Karen P. McCarthy, Siew Yen Ho
Electrical disorders in atrial septal defect: genetics and heritability
Hisaaki Aoki, Minoru Horie
Pathophysiology and natural history of atrial septal defect
Laurianne Le Gloan, Antoine Legendre, Laurence Iserin, Magalie Ladouceur
Atrial septal defect and exercise capacity: value of cardio- pulmonary exercise test in assessment and follow-up
Pascal Amedro, Sophie Guillaumont, Charlene Bredy, Stefan Matecki, Arthur Gavotto
Atrial septal defect closure: indications and contra-indications
Alain Fraisse, Monica Latchman, Shiv-Raj Sharma, Selin Bayburt, Pascal Amedro, Giovanni di Salvo, Alban Elouen Baruteau
Hemodynamic assessment of atrial septal defects
Alejandro Javier Torres
Atrial septal defect with pulmonary hypertension: when/how can we consider closure?
Shreepal Jain, Bharat Dalvi
Echocardiography guidance of atrial septal defect closure
Bushra S. Rana
Transcatheter closure of atrial septal defect: principles and available devices
Se Yong Jung, Jae Young Choi
Atrial septal defect (ASD) device trans-catheter closure: limitations
Alessia Faccini, Gianfranco Butera
Surgical closure of atrial septal defects
Matthew Liava’a, David Kalfa
Arrhythmias and conduction disorders associated with atrial septal defects
Matthew R. Williams, James C. Perry
Pregnancy in adults with repaired/unrepaired atrial septal defect
Charlène Bredy, François-Pierre Mongeon, Line Leduc, Annie Dore, Paul Khairy
Atrial septal defects and pulmonary arterial hypertension
Heba Nashat, Claudia Montanaro, Wei Li, Aleksander Kempny, Stephen J. Wort, Konstantinos Dimopoulos, Michael A. Gatzoulis, Sonya V. Babu-Narayan
Role of animal models for percutaneous atrial septal defect closure
Zakaria Jalal, Pierre-Emmanuel Seguela, Alban-Elouen Baruteau, David Benoist, Olivier Bernus, Olivier Villemain, Younes Boudjemline, Xavier Iriart, Jean-Benoit Thambo


The supplement “Atrial Septal Defect” was commissioned by the Editorial office, Journal of Thoracic Disease without any sponsorship or funding. Alban-Elouen Baruteau and Shakeel A. Qureshi served as the unpaid Guest Editors for the supplement.