Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Fourth Edition

Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Fourth Edition

Editor(s): Constantine Mavroudis, Carl Backer, Richid F. Idriss

Published Online: 28 FEB 2013 06:37AM EST

Print ISBN: 9781405196529

Online ISBN: 9781118320754

DOI: 10.1002/9781118320754

About this Book

Pediatric cardiac surgery is a dynamic, fast-moving field. Busy practitioners, like you, need clear and comprehensive guidance you can rely on to ensure optimal patient care.

For over 25 years Pediatric Cardiac Surgery has been the gold-standard reference for pediatric and adult congenital heart surgeons, pediatric and congenital cardiologists, intensivists, anesthesiologists, residents and nurses.

Now, in this thoroughly revised fourth edition, you again get trusted, complete coverage of the field with timely new features and expert reviews of critical topics including heart transplantation, emerging modalities for diagnosing congenital heart and tracheal defects,  the surgical technique of Fontan conversion with arrhythmia surgery, the medical challenges of managing adult CHD patients, and more.

This new edition includes:

  • Contributions from over 65 world-renowned experts
  • More beautiful illustrations, by renowned medical illustrator Rachid Idriss,  which have brought acclaim to previous editions
  • Reviews of the embryology, physical findings, diagnostic criteria, and therapeutic choices for each disease entity and describes the latest in surgical techniques in each chapter
  • All-new chapters that guide readers through new treatment options and other key developments since the publication of the third edition highlighting recent advances in congenital heart surgery.
  • All-new new chapters that review advances in right ventricular to pulmonary artery conduits, arrhythmia surgery, double outlet ventricles, and adult congenital heart disease, among other key topics.

Table of contents

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    2. Chapter 4

      Preoperative Diagnostic Evaluation (pages 60–83)

      Lourdes R. Prieto, Marcy L. Schwartz, Richard Sterba, Janine Arruda and Tamar J. Preminger

    3. Chapter 5

      Hybrid Procedures for Congenital Heart Disease (pages 84–102)

      Mark Galantowicz, John P. Cheatham, Alistair Phillips, Ralf J. Holzer, Sharon L. Hill and Vincent F. Olshove

    4. Chapter 7

      Perioperative Care (pages 113–142)

      Carl L. Backer, John M. Costello, Jason M. Kane and Constantine Mavroudis

    5. Chapter 8

      The Nurse Practitioner's Role in Patient Management (pages 143–154)

      Nancy Benson, Denise Davis, Fejeania Hunter, Kim Teknipp and Jamie Thomas

    6. Chapter 12

      Patent Ductus Arteriosus (pages 225–233)

      Muhammad Ali Mumtaz, Athar Qureshi, Constantine Mavroudis and Carl L. Backer

    7. Chapter 14

      Coarctation of the Aorta (pages 256–282)

      Carl L. Backer, Sunjay Kaushal and Constantine Mavroudis

    8. Chapter 17

      Ventricular Septal Defect (pages 311–341)

      Constantine Mavroudis, Carl L. Backer, Jeffrey P. Jacobs and Robert H. Anderson

    9. Chapter 21

      Isolated Right Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction (pages 385–409)

      John M. Karamichalis, Jeffrey R. Darst, Max B. Mitchell and David R. Clarke

    10. Chapter 22

      Tetralogy of Fallot (pages 410–427)

      Robert D. Stewart, Constantine Mavroudis and Carl L. Backer

    11. Chapter 24

      Ventricular to Pulmonary Artery Conduits (pages 443–456)

      John W. Brown, Osama M. Eltayeb, Mark Ruzmetov, Mark D. Rodefeld and Mark W. Turrentine

    12. Chapter 30

      Left Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction (pages 588–618)

      Christo I. Tchervenkov, Pierre-Luc Bernier, Danny Duca, Samantha Hill, Noritaka Ota and Constantine Mavroudis

    13. Chapter 31

      Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome (pages 619–635)

      Jennifer C. Hirsch, Eric J. Devaney, Richard G. Ohye and Edward L. Bove

    14. Chapter 38

      Coronary Artery Anomalies (pages 715–743)

      Constantine Mavroudis, Ali Dodge-Khatami, Carl L. Backer and Richard Lorber

    15. Chapter 42

      Heart Transplantation (pages 813–826)

      Joseph W. Rossano, David L.S. Morales and Charles D. Fraser

    16. Chapter 43

      Pediatric Lung and Heart-Lung Transplantation (pages 827–844)

      Dewei Ren, George B. Mallory, David L.S. Morales and Jeffrey S. Heinle

    17. Chapter 44

      Infective Endocarditis (pages 845–855)

      Muhammad Ali Mumtaz, Lara Danziger-Isakov, Constantine Mavroudis and Carl L. Backer

    18. Chapter 46

      Adult Congenital Heart Disease (pages 867–909)

      Stamatia Prapa, Konstantinos Dimopoulos, Darryl F. Shore, Mario Petrou and Michael A. Gatzoulis

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