Flashcards in Congenital Heart Disease Deck (9)
How do you identify LV and RV in a congenitally malformed heart?
LV will have septophobic papillary muscles
(No septal papillary muscles In LV)
What are the predictors of SCD in patients with TOF?
What are the complications of Eisenmenger syndrome?
Sudden cardiac death
What is the three year survival of patients with Eisenmenger Syndrome?
Management of Eisenmenger Syndrome
Phlebotomy only for symptomatic hyperviscosity
Suggest avoid warfarin because increased bleeding risk
What is the formula to assess shunt size?
(Aortic Oxygen - Mixed Venous Oxygen)/(Pulmonary Vein Oxygen-Pulmonary Artery)
What is a significant QP:QS?
1.5 : 1 or more
What is the rate of residual hypertension after coarctation repair?