Heart Diseases in Children A Pediatrician's Guide /

As front line health care providers for children, pediatricians are entrusted with the responsibility for discovering early signs of heart diseases in this complex patient population. Especially in the newborn period, the presentation of pediatric heart disease is frequently obscure, and the consequ...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Abdulla, Ra-id.
Format: Electronic
Language: English
Published: Boston, MA : Springer US : 2011.
Online Access: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-7994-0
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Table of Contents:
  • Cardiac History and Physical Examination
  • Cardiac Interpretation of Pediatric Chest x-Ray
  • Electrocardiography:  Approach and Interpretation
  • Pediatric Echocardiography
  • Cardiac Catheterization in Children: Diagnosis and Therapy
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Atrioventricular Canal Defect
  • Pulmonary Stenosis
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Double Outlet Right Ventricle
  • Transposition of the Great Arteries
  • Pulmonary Atresia with Intact Ventricular Septum
  • Pulmonary Atresia with Ventricular Septal Defect
  • Tricuspid Atresia
  • Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Return
  • Truncus Arteriosus
  • Single Ventricle
  • Complex Cyanotic Congenital Heart Disease: The Heterotaxy Syndrome
  • Hypoplastic left heart syndrome
  • Ebstein’s Anomaly
  • Vascular Ring
  • Congenital Abnormalities of Coronary Arteries
  • Rheumatic Fever and Rheumatic Heart Disease
  • Kawasaki
  • Infective Endocarditis
  • Myocarditis
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiac Arrhythmia
  • Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Chest Pain
  • Innocent heart murmurs
  • Obesity and Dyslipidemia
  • Drugs in Pediatric Cardiology.