This new book reviews the latest advances in the embryology, genetics, diagnosis, imaging, and therapy of congenital heart disease. The international cast of authors has combined its talents to produce a unique, expert perspective. This publication arrives at a very exciting time when new genetic, imaging, and therapeutic developments are changing the field. It is relevant to pediatricians, internal medicine specialists, medical geneticists, both pediatric and adult cardiologists, embryologists, imaging physicians, and cardiac surgeons. The reader is taken on a journey that begins with a historical overview of congenital cardiovascular anomalies and ends with developments in stem cell and tissue engineering. In between are chapters on cardiac embryogenesis; epidemiology; genetic syndromes associated with cardiovascular anomalies; single gene disorders; cardiac imaging; surgical and interventional therapies; and ethical considerations.Molecular Genetics, Principles of Diagnosis and Treatment Maximilian Muenke, Paul S. Kruszka, Craig A. Sable, John W. ... Determination of aortic dilation in TS must account for the petite size of the affected individuals by normalization to the anbsp;...
|Title||:||Congenital Heart Disease|
|Author||:||Maximilian Muenke, Paul S. Kruszka, Craig A. Sable, John W. Belmont|
|Publisher||:||Karger Medical and Scientific Publishers - 2015-06-02|