Description: This illustrated book, based on current literature, focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of congenital malformations in adults.
Purpose: This is a detailed resource encompassing the field of congenital cardiac malformations in adults.
Audience: It is intended for students, house officers, clinicians medical and surgical who will encounter and treat this subset of cardiovascular patients.
Features: In addition to diagnosis and treatment options, the chapters cover the historical background, prevalence, heterotaxies, post-op sequelae, and psychosocial problems of this population. The beautiful illustrations include, but are not limited to, echocardiographic and CTA images, pictures, and ECG's.
Assessment: This is a well constructed, very well illustrated book that provides fundamental information from the pathophysiology and clinical findings to the management and prognosis of congenital heart disease in adults.