Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care / Edition 1

Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care / Edition 1

by Frank Hanley, Gil Wernovsky, David L. Wessel
     
 

A distinguished list of contributors from some of the major international centers covers this specialty like never before. With recent advances in ultrasound technology and pharmacology the expertise required to care for a critically ill child with heart disease takes an integrated approach with a multidisciplinary team and central focus. This resource provides

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A distinguished list of contributors from some of the major international centers covers this specialty like never before. With recent advances in ultrasound technology and pharmacology the expertise required to care for a critically ill child with heart disease takes an integrated approach with a multidisciplinary team and central focus. This resource provides comprehensive discussions of pertinent cardiac issues in the ICU setting with emphasis on perioperative care.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780683015089
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
05/28/1998
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
587
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Dedication
Foreword
Preface
Acknowledgement
List of Contributors
Color Plate
Sect. IBasic Principles in Cardiology
Ch. 1Cardiac Anatomy3
Ch. 2The Fetal and Neonatal Circulations17
Ch. 3Cardiac Physiology - Selected Topics in Normal Hearts25
Ch. 4Cardiac Diagnostic Evaluation37
Ch. 5Cardiovascular Pharmacology45
Ch. 6Normal Physiology of the Respiratory System67
Sect. IIBasic Principles in Intensive Care
Ch. 7Principles of Sedation and Analgesia85
Ch. 8The Airway and Mechanical Ventilation95
Ch. 9Cardiopulmonary Interactions107
Ch. 10Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation127
Ch. 11Invasive and Noninvasive Monitoring137
Sect. IIIPerioperative Care of Congenital Heart Disease
Ch. 12Preoperative Care151
Ch. 13Postoperative Care163
Ch. 14Cardiopulmonary Bypass189
Ch. 15Shunt Lesions
15.1Aorticopulmonary Window201
15.2Patent Ductus Arteriosus203
15.3Atrial Septal Defect207
15.4Ventricular Septal Defect212
15.5Common Atrioventricular Canal217
15.6Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Connection223
15.7Truncus Arteriosus228
Ch. 16Left Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction
16.1Aortic, Subaortic, and Supravalvar Aortic Stenosis233
16.2Interrupted Aortic Arch243
16.3Coarctation of the Aorta247
Ch. 17Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction
17.1Tetralogy of Fallot257
17.2Pulmonary Atresia with Intact Ventricular Septum/Pulmonary Stenosis265
Ch. 18Single Ventricle Lesions271
Ch. 19Other Conotruncal Lesions
19.1Transposition of the Great Arteries289
19.2Double Outlet Right Ventricle301
Ch. 20Miscellaneous Lesions
20.1Mitral Valve Disease305
20.2Anomalous Origin of the Left Coronary Artery from the Pulmonary Artery (ALCAPA)312
20.3Ebstein's Anomaly of the Tricuspid Valve316
20.4Rings and Slings322
Ch. 21Pediatric Heart and Lung Transplantation327
Ch. 22Mechanical Support of the Myocardium345
Ch. 23Pulmonary Issues351
Ch. 24Neurologic Disorders369
Ch. 25Renal Issues387
Ch. 26Perioperative Issues in Other Organ Systems397
Sect. IVSpecial Cardiac Evaluation and Management in Cardiac Intensive Care
Ch. 27Perioperative Radiographic Studies407
Ch. 28Echocardiography
28.1Principles of Echocardiography425
28.2Perioperative Echocardiographic Examination in the Intensive Care Setting440
Ch. 29Cardiac Catheterization in the Critically Ill Cardiac Patient447
Ch. 30Diagnosis and Management of Cardiac Arrhythmias461
Sect. VDiagnosis and Management of Acquired and Chronic Heart Disease
Ch. 31The Failing Myocardium483
Ch. 32Pulmonary Hypertension497
Ch. 33Miscellaneous Topics507
Sect. VIIssues in Cardiac Intensive Care
Ch. 34Nursing Perspective in the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit519
Ch. 35The Role of the Advanced Practice Nurse525
Ch. 36Ethical and Legal Issues531
AppDrugs543
Index549

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