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Essentials in the Post-operative Evaluation of Congenital Heart Disease

… a systemic right ventricle in congenitally corrected transposition and an unrepaired anomalous coronary artery in … particular risk after manipulation of the branch pulmonary arteries, superior vena cava, or aorta reconstruction. 2 … defects, tetralogy of Fallot, and transposition of the great arteries. In these lesions, cyanosis occurs only if …

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Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy in Children and Adults with Congenital Heart Disease

… The RV is the systemic ventricle in congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries (cCTGA or L-TGA) and in complete transposition of …

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Transcatheter Interventional Techniques in Pediatric Cardiology

… Rashkind developed balloon septostomy in neonates with transposition of the great arteries. 1 Almost a decade later, Andreas Gruentzig …

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Pregnancy in Women with Congenital Heart Disease: A Guide for the General Cardiologist

… coarctation , atrial septal defect , tetralogy of Fallot , transposition of great arteries , Disclosure: The authors have no conflicts of …

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Catheter Ablation of Tachycardias Associated with Congenital Heart Disease

… redirection to the opposite AV valves in patients with d-transposition of the great arteries. These operations were often destructive to the …

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Principles of Pressure Measurements for Assessment of Lower-extremity Peripheral Arterial Disease

… individually from the dorsalis pedis and posterior tibial arteries, thereby providing an accurate detection of … pressures: the sensors should be affixed securely to both great toes, the ankle cuff inflated until the PPG signals … practitioner should consider taking digit pressures at the great toes and calculating a toe-brachial index (TBI) to …

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Cardiac Positron Emission Tomography Imaging - State of the Art

… evaluation of atherosclerosis and its effects in coronary arteries and myocardium. In order to realize the promise of … dominant configuration of clinical PET scanners also holds great promise for cardiac imaging as it provides a potential … imaging is rapidly advancing our ability to image in great detail the structure and function of the heart and …

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Functional Cardiac Imaging - Navigating the Fifth Dimension

… MRI, offering new perspectives of functional imaging and a great hope to increasing the specificity and sensibility of … heart has revolutionized the perception of the heart and great vessels. Cardiac MRI has rapidly exceeded the … particularly for their ability to visualize coronary arteries and non-invasive detection of coronary artery …

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Carotid Artery Stenting—The Interventional Cardiologist’s Role in Stroke Prevention

… that causes heart attacks. Blockage of one of the two main arteries to the brain, the carotid arteries, is a preventable cause of stroke. These blockages … have been used in both peripheral and coronary arteries to great success, and in many circumstances have largely …

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Functional Cardiac Imaging—Navigating the Fifth Dimension

… MRI, offering new perspectives of functional imaging and a great hope to increasing the specificity and sensibility of … heart has revolutionized the perception of the heart and great vessels. Cardiac MRI has rapidly exceeded the … particularly for their ability to visualize coronary arteries and non-invasive detection of coronary artery …

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