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Morphology and classification

Edited by Sara Thorne and Paul Clift

in Adult Congenital Heart Disease

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print March 2009 | ISBN: 9780199228188
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191725920 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199228188.003.0001

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Morphology and classification

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Introduction 4

Physiological classification 4

Sequential segmental analysis 6

Atrial arrangement 8

The classification and description of complex congenital heart disease is important to the understanding of the anatomy and physiology of the conditions.1,2 It can appear intimidating; an overview to a rational approach is described here....

Chapter.  1084 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine

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