Diagnosis and Management of Adult Congenital Heart Disease - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780702034268, 9780702047336

Diagnosis and Management of Adult Congenital Heart Disease

2nd Edition

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Authors: Michael Gatzoulis Gary Webb Piers Daubeney
Hardcover ISBN: 9780702034268
eBook ISBN: 9780702047336
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone


Diagnosis and Management of Adult Congenital Heart Disease, by Drs. Gatzoulis, Webb, and Daubeney, is a practical, one-stop resource designed to help you manage the unique challenges of treating long-term adult survivors of congenital heart disease. Authored by internationally known leaders in the field, this edition is the first that truly integrates anatomy and imaging technology into clinical practice, and includes new chapters on cardiac CT for ACHD assessment, critical and perioperative care, anesthesia for ACHD surgery, cardiac resynchronization therapy, and transition of care. Congenital defects are presented with high-quality illustrations and appropriate imaging modalities. Easy access to the complete contents and image library can be found at expertconsult.com.

Key Features

  • Find all the information you need in one user-friendly resource that integrates anatomy, clinical signs, and therapeutic options.
  • Confidently make decisions aided by specific recommendations about the benefits and risks of surgeries, catheter interventions, and drug therapy for difficult clinical problems.
  • Recognize and diagnose morphologic disorders with the help of detailed, full-color diagrams.

Quickly find what you need thanks to easily accessible, consistently organized chapters and key annotated references.


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About the Author

Michael Gatzoulis

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant Cardiologist, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UK

Gary Webb

Affiliations and Expertise

Cincinnati Adolescent and Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program, The Heart Institute at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio

Piers Daubeney

Affiliations and Expertise

Lead Clinician, Paediatric Cardiology, Royal Brompton Hospital