TITLE

Viral Myocarditis in Children

AUTHOR(S)
Uhl, Tammy L.
PUB. DATE
February 2008
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Feb2008, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article describes the etiology and potential clinical features of viral myocarditis in children and discusses its pathophysiology and critical care management. The findings which may be obtained from the physical examination of a patient with myocarditis are given. It suggests strategies for the diagnostic approach for a child with suspected myocarditis.
ACCESSION #
28774339

 

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