Paediatric congenital heart disease

A McEwan

in Cardiac Anaesthesia

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199209101
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191726163 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Paediatric congenital heart disease

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Foetal circulation - Neonatal physiology - Preoperative assessment and premedication - Drugs used in paediatric cardiac anaesthesia - Equipment and monitoring - Management of cardiopulmonary bypass in children - Coagulopathy after cardiac surgery in children - Classification of congenital heart lesions - ‘Simple’ left to right shunts - ‘Simple’ right to left shunts - Atrial septal defect - Patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) - Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) - Transposition of the great arteries (TGA) - Truncus arteriosus - Anomalous pulmonary venous connections - Hypoplastic left heart syndrome - Ventricular septal defect (VSD) and atrioventricular septal defect (AVSD) - Interrupted aortic arch - Aortic stenosis (AS) - Coarctation of the aorta - Three common paediatric cardiac surgical procedures - Cardiac catheterization and interventional cardiology - Paediatric cardiac transplantation - Further reading

Chapter.  9456 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Anaesthetics

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