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Fundamentals of pediatric cardiology [electronic resource] /
David J. Driscoll.
imprint
Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2006.
description
xi, 176 p. : ill.
ISBN
0781785006, 9780781785006
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Book
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imprint
Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2006.
isbn
0781785006
9780781785006
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
contents note
Cardiovascular physiology -- Clinical evaluation -- Basic diagnostic studies -- Pediatric exercise testing -- Innocent murmurs -- Chest pain -- Syncope and sudden death -- Principles of inheritance and genetics of congenital heart disease -- Left-to-right shunts -- Right-to-left shunts -- Obstructive and regurgitant lesions -- Acquired heart disease -- Cardiomyopathy -- Coronary artery anomalies.
catalogue key
6778715
 
Electronic reproduction. New York, N.Y. : Ovid Technologies, Inc. Available via World Wide Web.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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'Fundamentals of Pediatric Cardiology' is the ideal textbook for residents in pediatrics, family medicine, internal medicine, and pediatric and adult cardiology. It can be read during a pediatric cardiology rotation and focuses on what primary care physicians need to know for initial evaluation and management of patients.
Main Description
Based on Dr. Driscoll's thirty years of successful bedside teaching at the Mayo Clinic, Fundamentals of Pediatric Cardiologyis the ideal textbook for residents in pediatrics, family medicine, internal medicine, and pediatric and adult cardiology. This concise, well-organized, and easy-to-understand text can be read cover-to-cover during a pediatric cardiology rotation and focuses sharply on what primary care physicians need to know for initial evaluation and management of patients. Dr. Driscoll explains the many types of congenital heart defects, focusing on the most frequent cardiac problems in infants, children, and adolescents. Emphasis is on use of new diagnostic tools in conjunction with the physical examination.
Table of Contents
Cardiovascular Physiology Clinical Evaluation
History Physical Examination Basic Diagnostic
Studies Electrocardiography Radiography
Echocardiography Cardiac Catheterization
Exercise Physiology Innocent Murmurs
Chest Pain Syncope and Sudden Death
Principles of Inheritance and Genetics of Congenital
Heart Disease Left-to-Right Shunts
Introduction Atrial Septal Defects
Ventricular Septal Defects Patent
Ductus Arteriosus Atrioventricular
Septal Defects Truncus Arteriosus Aorticopulmonary
Window Arteriovenous Fistulae Right-to-Left Shunts
Introduction Transposition of the Great Arteries
Tetralogy of Fallot and Pulmonary Atresia with VSD Truncus
Arteriosus Tricuspid Atresia Univentricular Heart
The Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome Ebstein Anomaly
Pulmonary Atresia and Intact Ventricular Septum
Totally Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Return Shock
Obstructive and Regurgitant Lesions Aortic Stenosis and Insufficiency
Pulmonary Stenosis and Insufficiency Coarctation of the Aorta
Mitral Stenosis and Insufficiency Acquired
Heart Disease Rheumatic Fever and Kawasaki
Disease Kawasaki Disease Infective Endocarditis
Cardiomyopathy Coronary Artery Anomalies
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