Home > Books > Surgery for Congenital Heart Defects
Surgery for Congenital Heart Defects
View PDF

Surgery for Congenital Heart Defects

Publication Year: 2006
Edition: 3rd
Authors/Editor: Stark, Jaroslav F.; de Leval, Marc R.; Tsang, Victor T.
Publisher: Wiley
ISBN: 978-0-470-09316-0
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 93
  • Description
  • Details
  • Collections

Completely updated and expanded, this new edition describes step-by-step the surgical procedures for congenital heart defects and includes detailed illustrations for each operation.

This resource on operative procedures for congenital cardiac defects has been extensively revised. Approximately 50 contributors describe their techniques in complete detail, including small but often important technical aspects usually not covered in other surgical references.

Descriptions of surgical techniques appearing throughout the book are accompanied by illustrations. Pertinent information on diagnosis, indications for operations, complications and results appear in each chapter.

New in this edition are chapters on exercise testing, MRI, EP studies and catheter ablation of arrhythmias, extracorporeal circulatory support and paediatric lung transplantation. A greatly expanded ultrasound chapter contains numerous colour Dopplers of many conditions.

  • Platform:
    OvidMD Ovid
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Stark, Jaroslav F.; de Leval, Marc R.; Tsang, Victor T.
  • ISBN: 978-0-470-09316-0
  • Specialty:
    Surgery
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 3rd
  • Pages: 754
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2006
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 93

Surgery for Congenital Heart Defects is included in the following Collections:

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
Ovid Emcare A premium nursing and allied health database ideal for practice, research, or education.
JOTM
PsycBOOKS® A database of peer-reviewed scholarly and professional books published by the American Psychological Association.
JOTM
Journal of Physical Therapy Education The premier forum for disseminating scholarly works in physical therapy educational theory and practice.
JOTM
Circulation Peer-reviewed reports on clinical and laboratory research relevant to cardiovascular disease.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
Greenfield's Surgery: Scientific Principles and Practice
The gold standard in the field of surgery, covers new technologies, innovative techniques, and integrating new scientific knowledge with evolving changes in surgical care.

Walsh & Hoyt's Clinical Neuro-Ophthalmology: The Essentials
Widely acknowledged as the definitive reference in the field, this title brings you the practical, hands-on information you need to effectively evaluate and manage neuro-ophthalmic conditions.