Adult Congenital Heart Disease. American Heart Association Clinical Series

  • ID: 2222610
  • Book
  • Region: United States
  • 290 Pages
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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  • Guides practicing physicians in the practical aspects of how to diagnose and treat patients with congenital heart disease
  • Reviews the most common congenital cardiac anomalies seen in practice
  • Focuses on both clinical evaluation and diagnostic imaging modalities as well as practical management issues, as well as when to refer patients to tertiary care centres
  • Each chapter is preceded by a case study to exemplify the issues which may be challenging in practical management
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Contributors vii

Preface xi

Foreword xiii

1 Secundum atrial septal defect 1Sabrina D. Phillips

2 Atrioventricular septal defects 9Frank Cetta

3 Pulmonary stenosis/right ventricular outflow tract obstruction 25Elyse Foster and Katy Lease

4 Ventricular septal defect 41Naser M. Ammash

5 Pulmonary arterial hypertension in Eisenmenger Syndrome 57Kevin Owusu–Ansah, Zeksen Lim and Gruschen R. Veldtman

6 Congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries 76Sara A. Thorne

7 Left ventricular outflow tract obstruction 87Craig S. Broberg

8 Coarctation of the aorta and aortic disease 102Michelle Z. Gurvitz

9 Transposition of the great arteries after a Mustard atrial switch procedure 126Folkert Meijboom and Gary Webb

10 Tetralogy of Fallot 139Judith Therrien

11 Single ventricle physiology 157Michael A. Gatzoulis and Lorna Swan

12 Ebstein s anomaly 174Heidi M. Connolly

13 Imaging in adult congenital heart disease 190Candice K. Silversides and Samuel C. Siu

14 The chest x–ray in congenital heart disease 208Joseph K. Perloff

15 Arrhythmias in congenital heart disease 221Barbara J. Deal

16 Pregnancy and contraception 237Rachel M. Wald and Jack M. Colman

Index 260

Author Disclosure Table 272

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Carole A. Warnes
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