Towards Improved Understanding and Treatment of Failing Fontan Circulation


Fontan circulation is a surgically-modified vasculature used to treat patients born with a single functioning heart ventricle. This surgery has low early mortality; however, adult Fontan patients have a 20x higher risk of... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Matthew Doyle (University of Toronto)
  2. S. Lucy Roche (University of Toronto)
  3. Osami Honjo (University of Toronto)
  4. Thomas Forbes (University of Toronto)
  5. Cristina Amon (University of Toronto)

Topic Areas

Topics: Technology Translation and Commercialization  , Topics: Frontiers in Heart Failure, Cardiac Assist and Regeneration


Poster » Poster Presentations (18:30 - Thursday, 8th September, Max Bell 252)