30. Vascular Rings and Slings

  1. Wyman W. Lai MD, MPH Director Associate Professor2,3,
  2. Luc L. Mertens MD, PhD Section Head Associate Professor4,5,
  3. Meryl S. Cohen MD Associate Professor Director6,7,8 and
  4. Tal Geva MD Professor of Pediatrics Chief9,10
  1. Andrew J. Powell MD Associate Professor Director1,9

Published Online: 5 AUG 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444306309.ch30

Echocardiography in Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease: From Fetus to Adult

Echocardiography in Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease: From Fetus to Adult

How to Cite

Powell, A. J. (2009) Vascular Rings and Slings, in Echocardiography in Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease: From Fetus to Adult (eds W. W. Lai, L. L. Mertens, M. S. Cohen and T. Geva), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444306309.ch30

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Columbia University, USA

  2. 3

    Non-Invasive Cardiology Imaging, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York Presbyterian, New York, NY, USA

  3. 4

    Echocardiography, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada

  4. 5

    University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada

  5. 6

    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA

  6. 7

    Echocardiography Laboratory, Philadelphia, PA, USA

  7. 8

    Cardiology Fellowship Training Program, The Children' Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA

  8. 9

    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

  9. 10

    Division of Non-Invasive Cardiac Imaging, Department of Cardiology, Children' Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Cardiovascular MRI, Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, USA

  2. 9

    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 AUG 2009
  2. Published Print: 25 SEP 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405174015

Online ISBN: 9781444306309

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Keywords:

  • vascular rings and slings;
  • vascular ring - aortic arch development anomaly;
  • double aortic arch;
  • miscellaneous cardiovascular lesions;
  • echocardiography imaging protocol;
  • pulmonary artery sling;
  • left pulmonary artery sling;
  • innominate artery compression syndrome;
  • MRI and fast spin-echo and blood signal suppression

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Vascular rings

  • Pulmonary artery sling

  • Innominate artery compression syndrome

  • References