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Practical Pediatric Cardiology [electronic resource] : Case-Based Management of Potential Pitfalls / edited by Alan G. Magee, Jan Till, Anna N. Seale.

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dc.contributor.author Magee, Alan G. editor.
dc.contributor.author Till, Jan. editor.
dc.contributor.author Seale, Anna N. editor.
dc.contributor.author SpringerLink (Online service)
dc.date.accessioned 2017-11-28T02:59:35Z
dc.date.available 2017-11-28T02:59:35Z
dc.date.created 2016.
dc.date.issued 2016
dc.identifier.isbn 9781447141839
dc.identifier.uri http://dspace.conacyt.gov.py/xmlui/handle/123456789/1908
dc.description XIV, 163 p. 57 illus., 34 illus. in color.
dc.description.abstract This book is a collection of cases highlighting situations which can ensnare even the best cardiologist working with pediatric patients. Heart disease in children has a number of diagnostic traps for the unwary, and many of those involved in the specialty have been caught at one time or another. Although the cases contained within these pages illustrate the importance of taking a good history and performing a thorough examination, the most important lesson is learning to keep an open mind and develop the ability to think laterally. For example, it is sometimes very difficult to differentiate between respiratory and cardiac disease in infants and between neurological and cardiac conditions in older children, and the consequences of taking the wrong path can be significant. Practical Pediatric Cardiology is made up of concise chapters that are designed to shed some light on the often difficult management decisions in this group of patients. The chapters represent a wide range of clinical experience and thus will be useful for all readers from those in training through nursing and emergency medical professionals to practicing pediatric cardiologists and cardiac surgeons.
dc.description.tableofcontents It’s Enough to Make You Anxious -- Fetal AVSD or Maybe Not? -- Mind the Gap -- Dilated Cardiomyopathy: If You Don't Suspect, You Can't Diagnose! -- Syncope:  It’s All in the History -- Chest Pain in Children: Not Always Benign -- Coronary Artery Imaging Is Crucial -- The Woes Lie Below -- When Not to Intubate Babies Receiving 100% Oxygen -- A Child with a Long QT? -- Breathlessness in an Ex-Prem When All Is Not What It Seems -- Think Outside the Chest -- Fontan Circulation: Forget the Atrial Septum at Your Peril -- Is This Really Bronchiolitis? -- A Neonatal Dilemma -- The Collapsing Teenager -- Dilated Cardiomyopathy: Think of the Diet -- A T-Wave Tight Spot -- Don’t Forget the Head and Neck Vessels -- The Test that Gets Forgotten -- Don't Ignore Reverse Differential Cyanosis -- Pulmonary Resistance: How Best to Measure? -- Cardiomyopathy in Infants: Look at the Rhythm, Then Look Again.
dc.language eng
dc.publisher London : Springer London : Imprint: Springer, 2016.
dc.relation.ispartofseries Springer eBooks
dc.relation.uri http://cicco.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4471-4183-9
dc.subject Medicine.
dc.subject Cardiology.
dc.subject Pediatrics.
dc.subject Cardiac surgery.
dc.subject Minimally invasive surgery.
dc.subject Pediatric surgery.
dc.subject Medicine & Public Health.
dc.subject Cardiology.
dc.subject Pediatrics.
dc.subject Minimally Invasive Surgery.
dc.subject Cardiac Surgery.
dc.subject Pediatric Surgery.
dc.subject Medicine/Public Health, general.
dc.subject.ddc 616.12 23
dc.subject.lcc RC681-688.2
dc.subject.other Medicine (Springer-11650)
dc.title Practical Pediatric Cardiology [electronic resource] : Case-Based Management of Potential Pitfalls / edited by Alan G. Magee, Jan Till, Anna N. Seale.
dc.type text
dc.identifier.doi 10.1007/978-1-4471-4183-9
dc.description.edition 1st ed. 2016.
dc.identifier.bib 978-1-4471-4183-9
dc.format.rdamedia computer
dc.format.rdacarrier online resource
dc.format.rda text file PDF


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