3rd Edition

Fetal Cardiology Embryology, Genetics, Physiology, Echocardiographic Evaluation, Diagnosis, and Perinatal Management of Cardiac Diseases, Third Edition

Edited By Simcha Yagel, Norman H. Silverman, Ulrich Gembruch Copyright 2019
    858 Pages 414 Color & 313 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    858 Pages 414 Color & 313 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    The third edition of this established reference is the product of the combined efforts of many professionals – obstetricians, pediatric cardiologists, sonographers, molecular biologists, and medical physicists – and is a comprehensive guide intended for anyone interested in scanning the fetal cardiac system.

    1. Cardiac morphogenesis
    Adriana C Gittenberger–de Groot, Monique R M Jongbloed, Marco C de Ruiter, et al.
    2. Cardiac anatomy and examination of specimens
    Diane Spicer
    3. Placental implantation and development
    Simcha Yagel and Debra S. Goldman-Wohl
    4. Placental circulations
    Eric Jauniaux and Graham J Burton
    5. Technical advances in fetal echocardiography
    Boris Tutschek and David Sahn
    6. Epidemiology of congenital heart disease: Etiology, pathogenesis, and incidence
    Julien I.E. Hoffman
    7. Indications for fetal echocardiography: Screening in low- and high-risk population
    Anita J. Moon-Grady, Mary T. Donofrio, and Sarah M. Cohen
    8. Circulation in the normal fetus and cardiovascular adaptations to birth
    Abraham M Rudolph
    9. Development of fetal cardiac and extracardiac Doppler flows in early gestation
    Viola Seravalli, Ahmet A Baschat, and Ulrich Gembruch
    10. The examination of the normal fetal heart using two-dimensional echocardiography
    Rabih Chaoui
    11. The three vessel and tracheal view
    Julia Solomon
    12. First and early second trimester fetal heart screening
    Simcha Yagel, Sarah M. Cohen, Reuven Achiron, et al.
    13. Four-dimensional ultrasound examination of the fetal heart using Spatiotemporal Image Correlation (STIC)
    Luís F. Gonçalves
    14. Three- and four-dimensional ultrasound in fetal echocardiography: A new look at the fetal heart
    Simcha Yagel, Sarah M Cohen, Israel Shapiro, et al.
    15. Magnetic resonance imaging: Techniques and normal fetal cardiovascular physiology
    Davide Marini, Sharon Portnoy, and Mike Seed
    16. Magnetic resonance imaging: Abnormalities of the fetal circulation
    Davide Marini, Sharon Portnoy, and Mike Seed
    17. Abnormal visceral and atrial situs and congenital heart disease
    Varsha Thakur, Edgar T Jaeggi, and Shi-Joon Yoo
    18. Cardiac malpositions and syndromes with right or left atrial isomerism
    Rabih Chaoui
    19. Pulmonary vein anomalies
    Anita J. Moon-Grady
    20. Ebstein’s malformation and tricuspid valve pathology
    Lindsay R. Freud, Wayne Tworetzky, and Norman H. Silverman
    21. Intracardiac shunt malformations
    Einat Birk and Norman H Silverman
    22. Atrioventricular septal defect ("atrioventricular canal")
    Laurent Fermont
    23. Double inlet ventricle
    Astrid Hellmund and Ulrich Gembruch
    24. Lesions of the right heart
    Julene S Carvalho
    25. Ventricular outflow tract anomalies ("conotruncal anomalies")
    Varsha Thakur, Edgar T Jaeggi, and Shi-Joon Yoo
    26. Tetralogy of Fallot
    Michael Puchalski
    27. Double outlet right ventricle
    Luke Eckersly and Lisa K Hornberger
    28. Truncus arteriosus
    Shaine A. Morris and Diego A Lara
    29. Transposition of the great arteries
    Silvia G V Alvarez and Lisa K Hornberger
    30. Left heart malformations
    Brian S. Snarr, Michael Y. Liu, and Jack Rychik
    31. Aortic arch anomalies
    Varsha Thakur, Edgar T Jaeggi, and Shi-Joon Yoo
    32. Coarctation of the aorta and interrupted aortic arch
    Max E Godfrey and Wayne Tworetzky
    33. Diseases of the myocardium, endocardium, and pericardium during fetal life and cardiomyopathy in the fetus
    Simone RF Fontes Pedra and Carlos AC Pedra
    34. Ultrasound examination of the fetal coronary circulation
    Ahmet A Baschat, Ulrich Gembruch, and Viola Seravalli
    35. The fetal venous system: Normal embryology, anatomy, physiology, and the development of anomalies
    Simcha Yagel, Ori Shen, Sarah M. Cohen, and Dan V. Valsky
    36. Fetal cardiac tumors
    Lisa K Hornberger and Angela McBrien
    37. The fetal thymus
    Elena Sinkovskaya and Alfred Abuhamad
    38. Extracardiac Doppler investigation in fetuses with congenital heart disease
    Annegret Geipel, Ulrich Gembruch, and Christoph Berg
    39. Electrophysiology for the perinatologist
    Edgar T Jaeggi
    40. Fetal bradycardia
    Bettina F. Cuneo
    41. Fetal tachyarrhythmia
    Ulrich Gembruch
    42. Cardiac diseases in association with hydrops fetalis
    Ulrich Gembruch and Wolfgang Holzgreve
    43. Congestive heart failure in the fetus
    James C Huhta
    44. Twin–twin transfusion syndrome: Impact on the cardiovascular system
    Jack Rychik
    45. Fetal interventions for congenital heart disease
    Lindsay R. Freud, Max E. Godfrey, and Wayne Tworetzky
    46. Doppler evaluation in fetal growth restriction
    Javier Caradeux and Francesc Figueras
    47. Venous flow dynamics: Intrauterine growth restriction and cardiac decompensation
    Torvid Kiserud
    48. Evaluation of fetal cardiac function: Techniques and implications
    Christoph Wohlmuth and Helena M. Gardiner
    49. Genetics and cardiac anomalies
    Hagit Shani, Pe’er Dar, and Mark I. Evans
    50. Cardiac defects in chromosomally abnormal fetuses
    Ritu Mogra and Jon Hyett
    51. Associated anomalies in congenital heart disease
    Christoph Berg, Ulrich Gembruch, and Annegret Geipel
    52. Chromosome microarray analysis of the fetal heart
    Karina Seidl
    53. Congenital cardiovascular malformations and the fetal and neonatal circulation
    Abraham M Rudolph
    54. Intrapartum evaluation of fetal well-being
    Hagai Amsalem, Yoram Sorokin, and Sean C. Blackwell
    55. Intrapartum and delivery room management of the fetus with Congenital Heart Disease
    Mary T. Donofrio and Anita J. Moon-Grady
    56. The neonate with congenital heart disease: Medical and interventional management
    Alexander Lowenthal, Einat Birk, and Ulrike Herberg
    57. Infants with congenital heart disease in the first year of life
    Andrew J Parry and Frank L Hanley
    58. Neurodevelopment in CHD: Intrauterine Doppler and fetal and neonatal MRI
    Shabnam Peyvandi and Mary T. Donofrio
    59 Postnatal neurodevelopment in CHD: Short and long-term neurodevelopment and interventions
    Hedwig H. Hövels-Gürich and Christopher G. McCusker
    60. Genetic counseling in families with congenital heart defects
    Klaus Zerres and Sabine Rudnik-Schöneborn
    61. Cardiac disease in pregnancy
    Sabrina D. Phillips and Frank Cetta
    62. Maternal diseases and therapies affecting the fetal cardiovascular system
    Waltraut Merz and Ulrich Gembruch


    Simcha Yagel MD is Professor and Head of Division, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Hadassah University Hospital, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem, Israel; Founder and former Chairman of the Israel Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology; and Founding Chairman of the Israel Society for Placenta Research, 2009-2014.
    Norman H. Silverman MD, DSc, FACC is Professor, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital, Stanford University Medical Center, Palo Alto, USA.
    Ulrich Gembruch MD, PhD is Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Prenatal Medicine, Center of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bonn, Germany.

    From reviews of previous editions: “… can be warmly recommended for each paediatrician interested in paediatric cardiology, paediatric cardiologists and those in training for paediatric cardiology, neonatology or intensive care and the libraries of paediatric hospitals”—Eur J Paediatrics