Critical Heart Disease in Infants and Children, 2nd Edition

Critical Heart Disease in Infants and Children

2nd Edition

By David G. Nichols, MD, Mary Wallace Stanton Professor of Education and Vice Dean for Education, Dean?s Office, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Professor, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine; Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland; David G. Nichols, MD, Mary Wallace Stanton Professor of Education and Vice Dean for Education, Dean?s Office, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Professor, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine; Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland; Ross M. Ungerleider, MD; Philip J. Spevak, MD, Associate Professor, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Department of Pediatrics, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD; William J. Greeley, MD, MBA MD, John J. Downes, Jr., Professor and Chair, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Anesthesiologist-in-Chief, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA; Duke E. Cameron, MD, FACS, The James T. Dresher, Sr. Professor of SDurgery and Pediatrics, Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Pediatrics, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Chief of Pediatric Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD; Dorothy G. Lappe, RN, MS, MBA and Randall C. Wetzel, MBBS


1. The Segmental Approach to Congenital Heart Disease

2. Cardiovascular Physiology and Shock

3. Regulation of Pulmonary Vascular Resistance and Blood Flow

4. Renal Function and Heart Disease

5. Splanchnic Function and Heart Disease

6. Cerebral Function and Heart Disease

7. Pharmacology of Cardiovascular Drugs

8. Pediatric Arrhthmias

9. Pericardial Effusion and Tamponade

10. Anesthesia for Pediatric Cardiac Surgery

11. Applied Respiratory Physiology

12. Respiratory Support

13. Cardiac Arrest and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

14. Coagulation Disorders in Congenital Heart Disease

15. Nutrition

16. Transplantation

17. Noninvasive Diagnosis of Heart Disease

18. Diagnostic and Therapeutic Cardiac Catheterization

19. Perioperative Monitoring

20. Cardiopulmonary Bypass

21. Mechanical Circulatory Support in Infants and Children

22. Nursing Care

23. Perioperative Management of Patients with Congenital Heart Disease

24. ASD/VSD

25. Atrioventricular Septal Defects

26. Aortic Valve Disease

27. CoA and IAA

28. Mitral Valve Disease

29. AP Window/PDA

30. ACLA

31. Persistent Truncus Arteriosus

32. Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Return

33. Transposition of the Great Arteries and the Arterial Switch Operation

34. DORV/DOLV

35. TOF with PAT and VSD

36. Pulmonary Atresia with Intact Ventricular Septum (PA/IVS)

37. Ebstein?s Anomaly

38. Single Ventricle

39. Tricuspid Atresia and the Fontan Operation

40. HLHS

41. Staged Operative Management of the SV

42. Critical Appraisal and Use of Evidence about Therapy

43. Cor Pulmonale

44. Inflammatory Heart Disease

45. Infective Endocarditis

46. Syndromes and Congenital Heart Defects

47. Heritable Disease

48. Cardiomyopathy