P1: OVY/SCF P2: OVY MCGH129-driver52 MCGH129-Bianchi January 9, 2010 13:48 Char Count= 0 369 Chapter 52 Tetralogy of Fallot 52 CHAPTER Tetralogy of Fallot Key Points ■ Tetralogy of Fallot is a complex congenital cardiac malformation consisting of varying degrees of right ventricular outflow ...
Summary We report two case s ofa 83-anda 78-year-old female with tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) who underwent opera-tionatanadvanced age in their 30's, making them the oldest patients repaired for tetralogy of Fallot.
Heart Institute / Tetralogy of Fallot / Follow-up Testing / BESt 070 Discussion/summary of evidence The body of evidence is low quality. There is one review article that discusses assessment testing and frequency (Geva 2006 [5b]).
Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) What is Tetralogy of Fallot? Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) is a complex heart defect that has the four following components: 1) Pulmonary stenosis (PS; narrowing of the valve between the right ventricle and the lungs) 2) Right ventricular hypertrophy (enlargement of the ...
122 122 122 122 122 Diagnosis & Management of Adult Congenital Heart Disease 19 TETRALOGY OF FALLOT DEFINITION/ MORPHOLOGY It was Etienne-Louis Arthur Fallot who, in a series of papers in 1888, separated the malformation we now describe with his name from other anatomic lesions responsible for ...
Clinical Pathway: Tetralogy of Fallot Repair Path initiated on _____ (Date) Expected length of stay: 5 days Attending physician _____ This pathway is a general guideline and does not represent a professional care standard governing provider's obligations to patients.
The First Stella Van Praagh Memorial Lecture: The History and Anatomy of Tetralogy of Fallot Richard Van Praagh Stella Van Praagh, MD (1927-2006) of Children’s Hospital Boston was one of the greatest
Page | 1 www.furrycritter.com Tetralogy of Fallot Issue Description Is a relatively uncommon but serious combination of defects that are the result of abnormal development in the embryo during the formation of the heart and great blood vessels.
Tetralogy of Fallot With Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Drainage Sachin Talwar, MCh, Shiv Kumar Choudhary, MCh, Mukkannavar Babu Shivaprasad, MS, Anita Saxena, DM, Shyam Sunder Kothari, DM,
EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVE: Readers will recognize the early signs and symptoms of pulmonary insufficiency in adult patients with tetralogy of Fallot