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ALLMedicine™ Atrioventricular Septal Defect Center

Research & Reviews  224 results

Three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography in diagnosis of intermediate atriove...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s13019-021-01596-7 10.1016/S0022-5223(19)37861-4 10.1161/01.CIR.50.3.619 10.1177/000331978703800808 10.3143/geriatrics.29.416 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2005.05.086 10.1067/mtc.2001.111969 10.1213/01.ANE.0000078580.22176.B0 10.1007/s10396-013-0479-7 10.1186/s13019-015-0358-y 10.4103/jcecho.jcecho_28_18 10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.111.963348 10.1093/eurheartj/ehaa554
Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery; Schusterova I, Jakubova M et. al.

Aug 1st, 2021 - Intermediate type atrioventricular septal defect is less frequent than complete or partial atrioventricular septal defect, and is rarely encountered in the elderly and the utility of three dimensional transesophageal echocardiography in the diagno...

Transition to Ductal Stenting for Single Ventricle Patients Led to Improved Survival: A...
World Journal for Pediatric & Congenital Heart Surgery; Prabhu NK, Zhu A et. al.

Jul 20th, 2021 - The use of systemic-to-pulmonary shunts (SPS) in neonates with single ventricle heart defects and ductal-dependent pulmonary blood flow (ddPBF) was historically associated with high morbidity and mortality at our center. As a result, we transition...

Complete atrioventricular septal defect with absent or diminutive primum component: Inc...
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery; Kwon MH, Schultz AH et. al.

Jul 17th, 2021 - Repair of complete atrioventricular septal defect with absent or diminutive primum defect is challenging because of atrial septal malposition and abnormal anatomy of the left atrioventricular valve. We sought to define the incidence, anatomy, and ...

A rare case of pulmonary lymphangiectasia associated with CHD.
Cardiology in the Young; Henriques C, Lai A et. al.

Jun 18th, 2021 - CHD may, at times, occur in the framework of other rare pathologies. These, having similar clinical manifestations, present a diagnostic dilemma for the clinician.The authors present the case of an infant with non-syndromic complete atrioventricul...

Long-term outcomes of atrioventricular septal defect and single ventricle: A multicente...
The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery; Arrigoni SC, IJsselhof R et. al.

Jun 9th, 2021 - The study objective was to analyze survival and incidence of Fontan completion of patients with single-ventricle and concomitant unbalanced atrioventricular septal defect. Data from 4 Dutch and 3 Belgian institutional databases were retrospectivel...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  2 results

L-citrulline for Prevention of Sequelae of Acute Lung Injury in Pediatrics Undergoing Cardiopulmonary Bypass for Heart Defects

Oct 1st, 2018 - This is a randomized, double-blind, placebo controlled, multicenter study that will compare the efficacy and safety of L-citrulline versus placebo in subjects undergoing surgery for congenital heart defects. Eligible subjects undergoing repair of ...

Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibition in Children With Mitral Regurgitation

Mar 13th, 2014 - BACKGROUND: MR causes volume overload and hemodynamic burden on the left ventricle. Initial compensatory mechanisms may fail, leading to increased severity. Patients who have had repair of an atrioventricular septal defect (AVSD) are selected for ...

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News  7 results

First Trimester Use of Macrolide Antibiotics and Risk of Congenital Anomaly

Feb 2nd, 2021 - Takeaway First trimester use of macrolide antibiotics (mainly erythromycin, spiramycin, clarithromycin and azithromycin) was not associated with an increased risk of congenital heart defects (CHDs) as a whole. Erythromycin, clarithromycin and azit...

Adult Congenital Heart Disease Clinical Practice Guidelines (ESC, 2020)

Nov 17th, 2020 - The European Society of Cardiology (ESC) updated their 2010 guidelines on the management of adult congenital heart disease (ACHD) in 2020.[1,2] Class I and III recommendations are outlined. Arrhythmias in ACHD Refer patients with moderate and seve...

ECG Findings Can Help Manage Adults With Congenital Heart Disease

Sep 8th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Electrocardiogram (ECG) findings and other markers can be useful for managing adult patients with a history of congenital heart disease, according to a new review. "These patients have to be cared for by cardiologists w...

Does congenital cardiac surgery training need a makeover?
Richard Mark Kirkner

Jun 21st, 2016 - Trainees in congenital cardiac surgery fellowship programs are doing more operations since the programs became accredited in 2007, but no clear parameters have emerged to determine if certification has improved the quality of training, according t.

Congenital Heart Disease Risk Assessment

Jan 1st, 2011 - One study done in the United Kingdom, for instance, identified 727 adults with surgically modified major heart defects and their 393 live offspring. Of these infants, 16 were born with cardiac malformations, representing a total recurrence risk of.

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Patient Education  2 results see all →