Chapter 18. Complete Atrioventricular Septal Defect

  1. Julien I. E. Hoffman MD, FRCP Professor of Pediatrics (Emeritus) Senior Member

Published Online: 27 AUG 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444314045.ch18

The Natural and Unnatural History of Congenital Heart Disease

The Natural and Unnatural History of Congenital Heart Disease

How to Cite

Hoffman, J. I. E. (2009) Complete Atrioventricular Septal Defect, in The Natural and Unnatural History of Congenital Heart Disease, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444314045.ch18

Author Information

  1. Cardiovascular Research Institute, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 AUG 2009
  2. Published Print: 28 AUG 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405179270

Online ISBN: 9781444314045

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Keywords:

  • complete atrioventricular septal defect;
  • ostium primum defect - mildest form of atrioventricular septal defect;
  • complete atrioventricular septal defects in otherwise normal children;
  • complete atrioventricular septal defect and survival curves;
  • early surgical mortality;
  • late postoperative survival;
  • late postoperative complications;
  • right atrioventricular valve;
  • combination of tetralogy of Fallot with complete atrioventricular septal defect;
  • complete heart block

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Pathological anatomy

  • Pathophysiology

  • Natural history

  • Unnatural history

  • References