A Comprehensive Approach to Congenital Heart Diseases

by IB Vijayalakshmi, P Syamasundar Rao, Reema Chugh

This book focuses on a comprehensive approach to congenital heart diseases. Congenital heart diseases are the most common birth defects among neonates born worldwide. Advancements in pediatrics, congenital heart surgery, anesthesia, internal medicine and obstetrics/gynecology have allowed the majority of these infants to survive from childhood into adulthood. This book comprised of 13 setions, which include embryo to the neonate, basics, defects in atrioventricular and pulmonary arteriovenous connections, shunt defects, right and left ventricular obstructive lesions, congenital valvar lesions, diseases of the aorta, cyanotic heart diseases, congenital cardiomyopathies, congenital heart disease in adults, electrophysiological issues in children, miscellaneous, and general issues, which are further divided into 76 chapters. A Comprehensive Approach to Congenital Heart Diseases as the title itself denotes is a comprehensive description of every aspect of Congenital Heart Diseases, covering from embryology, fetal malformations, pathology, clinical approach, investigations, interventions to the surgery of CHD. From ‘A to Z’ the book has everything including the grown up congenital heart disease (GUCH) and CHD during pregnancy. The book is targeted for Pediatric Cardiologists, Cardiologists, Pediatric Cardiac Surgeons, Pediatricians, postgraduates of allied specialties all over the world. In short, the book describes the diagnosis and management of all congenital heart disease from womb to tomb including pregnancy, contraception and gynecological issues.

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Book Detail

Editor Editor's Affiliation
1. Vijayalakshmi IB
Sri Jayadeva Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences and Research, Bengaluru, Karnataka India
2. Rao P Syamasundar
UT-Houston Medical School, Houston, Texas, USA
3. Chugh Reema Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Panorama City, California, USA
ISBN 9789352701957
Speciality Cardiology
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/18280
Edition 2/e
Publishing Year 2020
Pages 1360
Book Type Professional


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