Ventricular Septal Defect

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Abstract

This chapter summarizes the basic approach for evaluation and characterization of ventricular septal defects (VSD) in adults. A brief description of nomenclature and associated cardiac evaluation is included. Finally, a schematic for a systemic approach to VSD evaluation is provided.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationEssential Echocardiography
Subtitle of host publicationA Companion to Braunwald's Heart Disease
PublisherElsevier
Pages435-439.e1
ISBN (Electronic)9780323508728
ISBN (Print)9780323392266
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2019

Keywords

  • Adult congenital heart disease
  • Ventricular septal defects

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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    Shafer, K., & Brickner, M. E. (2019). Ventricular Septal Defect. In Essential Echocardiography: A Companion to Braunwald's Heart Disease (pp. 435-439.e1). Elsevier. https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-323-39226-6.00044-8