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Page Count: 736
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Diagnosis and Management of Adult Congenital Heart Disease, 3rd Edition

by Michael A. Gatzoulis, MD, PhD, FACC, FESC, Gary D. Webb, MD, CM, FACC and Piers E. F. Daubeney, DM, FRCP, FRCPCH
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Designed to meet the needs of clinicians working with adults with congenital heart disease, Diagnosis and Management of Adult Congenital Heart Disease , by Drs. Michael A. Gatzoulis, Gary D. Webb, and Piers E. F. Daubeney, offers essential guidance on the anatomical issues, clinical presentation, diagnosis, and treatment options available to practitioners today. This latest edition features completely updated content, including new information for nurses and nurse practitioners who, now more than ever, are playing an important role in the care of adults with CHD. You'll also access four new chapters, illustrated congenital defects, coverage of long-term outcomes, and much more.

    • Drs. Gatzoulis, Webb, and Daubeney lead a team of experts ideally positioned to provide state-of-the-art global coverage of this increasingly important topic.

    • Each disease-oriented chapter is written to a highly structured template and provides key information on incidence, genetics, morphology, presentation, investigation and imaging, and treatment and intervention.

    • Congenital defects are illustrated with full-color line drawings and by the appropriate imaging modality (for example, EKG, x-ray, echocardiogram, MRI, CT, ).

    • Provides coverage of long-term outcomes, including the management of pregnant patients and patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery.

    • Expert Consult™ eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, videos, and references from the book on a variety of devices.
    • Features the addition of four new chapters: A Historic Perspective; Quality of Life in Patients with Pulmonary Hypertension; Psychosocial Issues in ACHD; Supportive and Palliative Care for End-Stage ACHD.
  • Part 1: General Principles

    1. Adults with Congenital Heart Disease: A Growing Population

    2. Grown-Up Congenital Heart or Adult Congential Heart Disease: A Historic Perspective

    3. Cardiac Morphology and Nomenclature

    4. Adults with Congenital Heart Disease: A Genetic Perspective

    5. Clinical Assessment

    6. Echocardiography

    7. Heart Failure, Exercise Intolerance, and Physical Training

    8. Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance

    9. Cardiac Computed Tomography

    10. Catheter Interventions in Adult Patients with Congenital Heart Disease

    11. Late Repair and Reoperations in Adults with Congenital Heart Disease

    12. Venous Shunts and the Fontan Circulation in Adult Congenital Heart Disease

    13. Late Complications Following The Fontan Operation

    14. Heart and Lung Transplantation in Adult Congenital Heart Disease

    15. Noncardiac Surgery in Adult Congenital Heart Disease

    16. Critical Care

    17. Arrhythmias in the Adult with Congenital Heart Disease

    18. Invasive Electrophysiology

    19. Pacemakers and Internal Cardioverter Defibrillators in Adult Congential Heart Disease

    20. Infective Endocarditis

    21. Transition of Care from Pediatrics

    22. Pregnancy and Contraception

    23. Obstetric Analgesia and Anesthesia

    24. Quality of Life in Patients with Pulmonary Hypertension and Nursing in Adults with Congenital Heart Disease

    25. Psychosocial Issues in ACHD

    26. Supportive and Palliative Care for Adults with Congenital Heart Disease

    27. Anesthesia in Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Including Anesthesia for Noncardiac Surgery

    28. Insurability of Adults with Congenital Heart Disease

    Part 2: Septal Defects

    29. Atrial Septal Defect (Interatrial Communication)

    30. Ventricular Septal Defect

    31. Atrioventricular Septal Defect

    Part 3: Diseases of the Mitral Valve

    32. Cor Triatriatum and Congenital Mitral Stenosis

    33. Mitral Valve Prolapse, Mitral Regurgitation

    34. Partial Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Connection and the Scimitar Syndrome

    Part 4: Diseases of the Left Ventricular Outflow Tract

    35. Valvular Aortic Stenosis

    36. Subvalvar and Supravalvar Aortic Stenosis

    37. Aortic Regurgitation

    38. Sinus of Valsalva Aneurysms

    Part 5: Diseases of the Aorta

    39. Patent Ductus Arteriosus and Aortopulmonary Window

    40. Aortic Coarctation and Interrupted Aortic Arch

    41. Truncus Arteriosus

    42. Vascular Rings, Pulmonary Slings, and Other Vascular Abnormalities

    Part 6: Diseases of the Tricuspid Valve

    43. Ebstein Anomaly

    44. Tricuspid Regurgitation and Stenosis

    Part 7: Diseases of the Right Ventricular Outflow Tract

    45. Pulmonary Stenosis

    46. Double-Chambered Right Ventricle

    Part 8: Cyanotic Conditions

    47. Tetralogy of Fallot

    48. Pulmonary Atresia with Ventricular Septal Defect

    49. The Absent Pulmonary Valve Syndrome

    50. Pulmonary Atresia with Intact Ventricular Septum

    51. Transposition of the Great Arteries

    52. Eisenmenge's Syndrome

    53. Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries

    54. Double-Outlet Right Ventricle

    Part 9: Univentricular Hearts

    55. Double-Inlet Ventricle

    56. Atrioventricular Valve Atresia

    57. Heterotaxy and Isomerism of the Atrial Appendages

    Part 10: Coronary Artery Abnormalities

    58. Congenital Anomalies of the Coronary Arteries

    59. Kawasaki's Disease

    Part 11: Other Lesions

    60. Myocarditis and Dilated Cardiomyopathy

    61. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

    62. Constrictive Pericarditis and Restrictive Cardiomyopathy

    63. Arrhythmogenic Cardiomyopathy

    64. Non-Compacted Myocardium

    65. Rheumatic Fever

    66. Cardiac Tumors

    67. Marfan Syndrome: A Cardiovascular Perspective

    68. Primary Pulmonary Hypertension

    Selected Terms Used in Adult Congenital Heart Disease

  • Michael A. Gatzoulis, MD, PhD, FACC, FESC, Professor of Cardiology and Consultant Cardiologist, Adult Congential Heart Centre and Centre for Pulmonary Hypertension, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UK, Gary D. Webb, MD, CM, FACC, Emeritus Professor of Pediatrics and Internal Medicine, Consulting Cardiologist, The Adult Congential Heart Program, Cincinnati Children's Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio and Piers E. F. Daubeney, DM, FRCP, FRCPCH, Consultant Pediactric and Fetal Cardiologist, Royal Brompton Hospital, London, United Kingdom
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