Comprehensive Approach to Adult Congenital Heart Disease

  • Anita Sadeghpour
  • Majid Kyavar
  • Azin Alizadehasl

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxxiii
  2. Basic Principles and Practical Issues in Recognition and Evaluation of Congenital Heart Disease

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Azin Alizadehasl, Maryam Moradian
      Pages 9-11
    3. Maryam Moradian
      Pages 13-17
    4. Anita Sadeghpour
      Pages 19-30
    5. Anita Sadeghpour
      Pages 31-35
    6. Majid Kyavar, Anita Sadeghpour
      Pages 37-43
    7. Azin Alizadehasl, Anita Sadeghpour
      Pages 51-55
    8. Anita Sadeghpour, Arash Hashemi
      Pages 57-64
    9. Arya Mani, Azin Alizadehasl
      Pages 65-69
    10. Abolfath Alizadeh Diz, Azin Alizadehasl
      Pages 105-115
    11. Shabnam Mohammadzadeh, Mohammad Mahdavi
      Pages 125-140
    12. Alireza Alizadeh Ghavidel, Mitra Chitsazan
      Pages 149-159

About this book



This book presents unique cases of congenital heart disease (CHD) lesions, both corrected and non-corrected, and provides a thorough overview of the diagnostic tools available. It stresses the importance of taking an appropriate history and performing a suitable physical examination, and goes on to describe electrocardiography, chest X-ray, echocardiography, computed tomography, cardiovascular magnetic resonance imaging, and catheterization to ensure the reader has the best possible guidance in the diagnosis and management of adult CHD.

Comprehensive Approach to Adult Congenital Heart Disease offers an extensive account of patients and their diagnostic and treatment modalities from first presentation to latest follow-up. Consequently, this invaluable resource provides a forum for all cardiologists, cardiology trainees and medical professionals seeking further opportunities to immerse themselves in the fascinating and ever-evolving field of adult CHD.


Cardiac Anatomy Cardiac Catheterization in Congenital Heart Disease Computed Tomography Imaging Congenital Heart Disease Fetal Circulation

Editors and affiliations

  • Anita Sadeghpour
    • 1
  • Majid Kyavar
    • 2
  • Azin Alizadehasl
    • 3
  1. 1.Rajaie Cardiovascular Medical and Research CenterIran University of Medical ScienceTehranIran
  2. 2.Rajaie Cardiovascular Medical and Research CenterIran University of Medical ScienceTehranIran
  3. 3.Iran University of Medical ScienceTehranIran

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag London 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4471-6382-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4471-6383-1
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