Practical Echocardiography of Congenital Heart Disease: From Fetus to Adult

Practical Echocardiography of Congenital Heart Disease: From Fetus to Adult

by David T. Linker MD



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780443076404
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date: 11/28/2000
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 7.40(w) x 10.40(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

The Clinical Presentation. The Integrated Examination: Imaging: Two Dimensional Imaging, M-Mode: Doppler: Continuous Wave, Pulsed (HPRF and LPRF), Two Dimensional Flow Mapping. Method of Examination: Fetus, Newborn, Younger Child, Older Child SIMPLIFIED NOMENCLATURE and PHYSIOLOGY of CONGENITAL HEART DISEASE: Solated Defects: Holes, Stenoses, Hypoplasia/Atresia. Syndromes: Endocardial Cushion Defects, Truncus Division and Position, Cascades Due to Absence of Flow, Physiology: Volume Versus Pressure Loads, Direction of Shunts, Consequences of Shunts the FETUS: Routine Screening: Four Chamber View. Minimum Requirements, Arterial Connections. Pregnancy with High Risk of Heart Disease: Risk of Recurrence in a Family, Other Special Situations. Diagnosis of Abnormality: Inventory of Anatomy, Segmental Approach, Putting It Together, Arrhythmia: Distribution and Significance of Arrhythmias, Ways to Diagnose, Related Defects and Heart Failure, Effects on the Heart of Other Disease the NEWBORN: Respiratory Failure: Pulmonary Versus Cardiac Disease, Evaluation of an Open Ductus Arteriosus. Cyanosis: Pulmonary Versus Cardiac Disease, Ruling Out Cardiac Causes of Cyanosis. Shock or Heart Failure: Different Profiles of Cardiac Versus Noncardiac Shock, Cardiac Diagnosis When the Cause Is Cardiac. Asymptomatic Murmur: Functional Sources of Murmur in the Newborn, Cardiac Causes, Caveats (What You Could Miss). Syndromes: What to Look for in Various Syndromes, When You Find One Abnormality, Look for Others. Effects onthe Heart of Other Disease the CHILD: Asymptomatic Murmur: What Is Most Likely, What Is Unlikely, But Potentially Dangerous, What Is a Sufficient Exam to Rule Out a Cardiac Defect. Chest Pain or Fatigue: What Are Potentional Cardiac Causes, How CanThey Be Ruled Out (Or In)?. Hypertension: Consequences of Hypertension on the Heart. Effects on the Heart of Other Disease: Muscular Dystrophy , Viral Myocarditis, Cystic Fibrosis and Other Lung Disease, Cancer Chemotherapy, Others FOLLOWUP of HEART DISEASE: Ventricular Septal Defect. Atrial Septal Defect. Open Ductus Arteriosus. Coarctation of the Aorta. Atrioventricular Septal Defect. Tetralong of Fallot. Effects on the Heart of Other Disease

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