1st Edition

Complications During Percutaneous Interventions for Congenital and Structural Heart Disease

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ISBN 9780415451079
Published January 27, 2009 by CRC Press
388 Pages

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Book Description

Created by world-renown editors who have assembled a stellar team, a Who’s Who of pediatric and adult cardiologists, surgeons, and interventionalists who offer the reader pearls of wisdom based on daily practice in the cath lab, this practical guide discusses methods to overcoming complications in the interventional treatment of congenital and structural heart disease for invasive cardiologists in the pediatric and adult fields.

The advice of the text is practical, and full descriptions and illustrations are presented about current technology and how it has revolutionized the treatment of congenital and structural heart defects.

Table of Contents

Set-up and Equipment for a Pediatric/Congenital Interventional Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
Charles Mullins
How to Stock an Adult Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory for Congenital and

Structural Heart Disease
Ignacio Inglessis and Michael J Landzberg
How to Build a Hybrid Congenital Heart Disease Program
John P Cheatham

Complications of Vascular Access
Neil Wilson
Balloon Atrial Septostomy and Stenting of the Atrial Septum
Sawsan Awad and Ziyad M Hijazi
Transseptal Puncture in Congenital Heart Disease
David Nykanen
Pulmonary Valvuloplasty
Ralf J Holzer
Radiofrequency Perforation of the Pulmonary Valve in Patients with Pulmonary Atresia and Intact Ventricular Septum
Ralf J Holzer and John P Cheatham
Complications of Percutaneous Pulmonary Valve Replacement
Sachin Khambadkone and Philipp Bonhoeffer
Aortic Valvuloplasty Complications
Alexander J Javois
Complications of Stenting the Right Ventricular Outflow Tract
Matthew A Crystal and Lee N Benson
Stenting Branch Pulmonary Arteries
Frank F Ing
Balloon Aortic Angioplasty
Dennis W Kim and Robert N Vincent
Complications Encountered in Intravascular Stent Treatment for Native and Recurrent Coarctation of the Aorta
Thomas Forbes and Daniel R Turner
Stenting the Arterial Duct
Dietmar Schranz
Complications of Transcatheter Atrial Septal Defect Closure
Christian Spies, Qi-Ling Cao and Ziyad M Hijazi
Device Closure of Atrial Septal Defects Using the HELEX Device
Larry Latson
Device Closure of Atrial Septal Defects Using the CardioSEAL/STARFlex Devices
Phillip Moore
Potential Complications of Transcatheter Closure of Ventricular Septal Defects Using the PFM NitOcclud VSD Coil
Trong-Phi Lê, Rainer Kozlik-Feldmann and Horst Sievert
Device Closure of Ventricular Septal Defects (Percutaneous and Hybrid) Using the Amplatzer VSD Devices
Karim Diab, Qi-Ling Cao and Ziyad M Hijazi
Occlusion of the Patent Arterial Duct
Ralf J Holzer and John P Cheatham
Closure of Coronary Artery Fistulas
Zahid Amin
Complications of Catheter-Based Interventions for Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformations
John T Fahey, Jeffrey S Pollak and Robert I White

Atrial Septal Defect Device Closure
Nicholas J Collins and Eric M Horlick
Closure of Patent Foramen Ovale with the Amplatzer PFO Device
Jonathan Tobis and Tim Provias
Complications of the CardioSEAL Occluder (NMT Medical)
Mark Reisman
Device Closure of Patent Foramen Ovale with the St Jude’s Premere Device
Robert J Sommer
Device Closure of Patent Foramen Ovale with the Cardia Intrasept Device
Massimo Chessa, Gianfranco Butera and Mario Carminati
Complications of Coarctation Stenting in the Adult Patient
Roy P Venzon and Ziyad M Hijazi

Complications of Alcohol Septal Ablation
Karen M Smith
Complications Related to Percutaneous Transluminal Aortic Valvuloplasty and Their Management
Yoshihito Sakata
Percutaneous Mitral Commissurotomy
Alec Vahanian, Dominique Himbert, Eric Brochet and Bernard Iung
Balloon Pericardial Window
Andrew O Maree, Hani Jneid and Igor F Palacios
Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion
Yves L Bayard, Stefan H Ostermayer and Horst Sievert
Complications of Percutaneous Aortic Valve Replacement
Jean-Bernard Masson and John G Webb
Transseptal Catheterization in Adults
Amr Bannan and Howard C Herrmann
Percutaneous Mitral Valve Repair: Mitral Annuloplasty via the Coronary Sinus
David G Reuter
Percutaneous Left Ventricular Chamber and Mitral Annular Remodeling
Wes R Pedersen, Peter Block and Ted Feldman
Preventing and Managing Complications of Percutaneous Mitral Leaflet Repair Using the Evalve Mitraclip
Ted Feldman
Complications of Pericardiocentesis
Roy P Venzon and Ziyad M Hijazi
Complications of Endomyocardial Biopsy in Children
Daphne T Hsu
Preventing Complications of Diagnostic Catheterization: Some Cognitive and Philosophical Issues, and a Couple of Critical Techniques
Ted Feldman

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