Congestive heart failure in the neonatal period
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In a distressed newborn it is important to recognise the presence of congestive heart failure. Subsequently the most important task is to establish the exact cause of congestive failure, since, specific therapy depends on the etiology. The diagnostic and therapeutic approach is outlined in this paper.
KeywordsPatent Ductus Arteriosus Ventricular Septal Defect Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome Pulmonary Atresia Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Connection
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