Essentials of Pediatric Cardiology

by Anita Khalil

The book “Essentials of Pediatric Cardiology” mainly focuses on non-cardiologists by providing fundamental and practical information for the management of children with cardiac problems. Pediatric cardiology is well recognized as a distinct super specialty. It is written in a comprehensive manner by avoiding excessive theoretical details and surgical techniques found in superspecialty textbooks. This book contains thirteen different chapters. It starts with explaining congestive cardiac failure, hypertension in children, arrhythmias, pacemakers in children and cardiac imaging. General aspects and specific lesions of congenital heart disease are clearly explained in this book. Different diagnostic approaches to congenital heart disease are also covered. Apart from these, other topics (like) arrhythmias, congenital heart disease and rheumatic heart disease, rheumatic fever, myocardial diseases, cardiac imaging and perinatal cardiology are some of the chapters in the book that have been dealt with in a simplified manner and recent advances concerning the topics have also been incorporated to make the reading comprehensive.


Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Khalil Anita Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India
The Heart Centre, 2 Ring Road Lajpat Nagar IV, New Delhi, Email:
Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, e-mail:
The Heart Centre, Lajpat Nagar, New Delhi, India
The Heart Center, New Delhi, India
Maulana Azad Medical College; The Heart Center, New Delhi, India
ISBN 9788184489934
Speciality Pediatrics, Cardiology
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/11268
Edition 2/e
Publishing Year 2011
Pages 432
Book Type Textbook


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