Nadas' Pediatric Cardiology - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9781416023906, 9781437721782

Nadas' Pediatric Cardiology

2nd Edition

Authors: John Keane John Keane Donald Fyler Donald Fyler James Lock James Lock
Hardcover ISBN: 9781416023906
eBook ISBN: 9781437721782
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 15th June 2006
Page Count: 960

Description

The second edition of the well respected Nadas' Pediatric Cardiology includes all tools for diagnosis and management of the pediatric patient with heart disease. Both acquired and congenital heart disease are covered in this practical and accessible textbook. Therapy and surgery of the pediatric cardiac patient are covered from basics through clinical applications.

Key Features

  • Provides quick access to understanding complex heart problems
  • Includes updated information on high profile pediatric cardiology problems from a clinical perspective
  • Includes an index of drugs used in pediatric heart conditionsm

Table of Contents

Section I: HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE

1a. The Nadas Years at Children’s Hospital, Jane W. Newburger, Donald C. Fyler
1b. Cardiology at Children’s Hospital Boston: Today and Into the Future, James E. Lock

Section II: DEVELOPMENTAL ANATOMY

2. Embryology, Richard Van Praagh
3. Morphologic Anatomy, Richard Van Praagh, Stella Van Praagh
4. Segmental Approach to Diagnosis, Richard Van Praagh, M.D.

Section III: DYSMORPHOLOGY

5. Dysmorphology and Genetics, Ronald V. Lacro, M.D.

Section IV: NORMAL CIRCULATORY PHYSIOLOGY

6. Fetal and Transitional Circulation, Michael D. Freed

Section V: PROBLEMS CAUSED BY HEART DISEASE

7. Congestive Heart Failure, Elizabeth D. Blume, Michael D. Freed, Steven D. Colan
8. Hypoxemia, Donald C. Fyler, M.D.
9. Central Nervous System Sequelae of Congenital Heart Disease, Jane W. Newburger, M.D., M.P.H
10. Pulmonary Hypertension, Mary P. Mullen, M.D.

Section VI: TOOLS OF DIAGNOSIS

11. History, Growth, Nutrition, Physical Examination and Routine Laboratory Tests, Robert L. Geggel, M.D., Donald Fyler, M.D.
12. Electrocardiography and Introduction to Electrophysiologic Techniques, Edward P. Walsh, M.D., Mark E. Alexander, M.D., Frank Cecchin, M.D.
13. Imaging Techniques; Echocardiography: MRI, CT, Mary E. van der Velde and Tal Geva
14. Cardiac Catheterization, James E. Lock, M.D.
15. Assessment of Ventricular and Myocardial Performance, Steven D. Colan, M.D.
16. Exercise Testing, Jonathan Rhodes

Section VII: ALLIED DISCIPLINES

17. Sedation, Anesthesia in Cardiac Procedures, Peter C. Laussen
18. Intensive Care Unit, David L. Wessel, Peter C. Laussen
19. Methodological Issues for Data Base Development: Trends, John K. Triedman, M.D., Donald C. Fyler, M.D.
20. Methodologic

Details

No. of pages:
960
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Saunders 2006
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781437721782
Hardcover ISBN:
9781416023906

About the Author

John Keane

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School; Cardiology Department, Children's Hospital, Boston, MA

John Keane

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School; Cardiology Department, Children's Hospital, Boston, MA

Donald Fyler

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Associate Chief of Cardiology Emeritus, Children's Hospital, Boston, MA

Donald Fyler

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Associate Chief of Cardiology Emeritus, Children's Hospital, Boston, MA

James Lock

Affiliations and Expertise

Cardiologist in Chief, Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School; Department of Cardiology, Children's Hospital, Boston, MA

James Lock

Affiliations and Expertise

Cardiologist in Chief, Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School; Department of Cardiology, Children's Hospital, Boston, MA