TITLE

Repair of Ventricular Aneurysm After Stage I Modified Sano-Norwood Procedure

AUTHOR(S)
Montgomery, Jenny; Henderson, Mark; Ostrowsky, Jacob; Karimi, Mohsen; Hennein, Hani
PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Apr2010, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information related to surgical palliation of hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS). Surgical palliation is accomplished through a 3-stage operative procedure, called staged palliation which replaces traditional modified Blalock-Taussig shunt procedure. However, extensive nursing care of a neonate undergoing stage I palliation for HLHS are needed to assess the patient for cardiac dysfunction, electrolyte abnormalities, hypoxemia etc.
ACCESSION #
51408995

 

Related Articles

  • Interrupted Aortic Arch and Aortopulmonary Window Associated with Complete Atrioventricular Septal Defect. Vukomanovic, V; Stajevic, M; Prijic, S; Bjelakovic // Indian Pediatrics;Feb2012, Vol. 49 Issue 2, p147 

    We report a rare case of a neonate with interrupted aortic arch, aortopulmonary window and complete atrioventricular septal defect. To the best of our knowledge, this unusual triad has not been previously described. The main question of the surgical strategy for CAVSD, in setting of associated...

  • Thromboelastometry in neonates and infants undergoing cardiac surgery. KALAN, GORAZD; MELKIC, ENVER; GROSELJ-GRENC, MOJCA // Signa Vitae;Oct2013, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p37 

    Introduction. Rotational thromboelastometry (ROTEM) in monitoring coagulation in children undergoing cardiac surgery has been studied with promising results. Since the data about ROTEM in infants and neonates undergoing cardiac surgery are scarce, the aim of our study was to asses ROTEM...

  • Predictors of Oral Feeding Difficulty in Cardiac Surgical Infants. Einarson, Kathleen D.; Arthur, Heather M. // Pediatric Nursing;Jul/Aug2003, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p315 

    Provides information on a study that identified factors contributing to postoperative feeding difficulties in neonates following cardiac surgery. Methodology of the study; Results and discussion on the study; Conclusion.

  • Combined Semilunar Valve Stenoses in Neonates: Management Approaches and Literature Review. Elhoury, Motea; El-Segaier, Milad; Momenah, Tarek; Galal, Mohammed // Pediatric Cardiology;Dec2014, Vol. 35 Issue 8, p1469 

    Combination of right and left ventricular outflow tracts obstruction is extremely rare. Neonates with combined aortic stenosis (AS) and pulmonary stenosis (PS) present in critical condition and required urgent treatment. The management approach is not well defined. We report five female neonates...

  • Primary repair of symptomatic neonates with tetralogy of Fallot with or without pulmonary atresia. Chang-Ha Lee; Jae Gun Kwak; Cheul Lee // Korean Journal of Pediatrics;Jan2014, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p19 

    Recently, surgical outcomes of repair of tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) have improved. For patients with TOFolder than 3 months, primary repair has been advocated regardless of symptoms. However, a surgicalapproach to symptomatic TOF in neonates or very young infants remains elusive. Traditionally,...

  • Left-sided aortic arch, right-sided descending aorta, and rightsided arterial duct associated with interruption of the aortic arch and presence of Abbott's artery. Nisli, Kemal; Aydogan, Umrah; Tansel, Turkan // Cardiology in the Young;Aug2007, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p445 

    We describe a male infant, seen at the age of 10 days, with a very rare form of vascular ring. The aortic arch was left-sided, but the aorta descended on the right, with a right-sided persistently patent arterial duct associated with interruption of the aortic arch and presence of Abbott's...

  • A newborn with a brown spot. BOUDREAUX, JESSICA M. // Contemporary Pediatrics;Aug2009, Vol. 26 Issue 8, p28 

    A quiz about the case of a newborn infant who presented with a large dark brown area on the back of the scalp and neck is presented.

  • Early and long-term prognostic value of Troponin-I after cardiac surgery in newborns and children. Bottio, Tomaso; Vida, Vladimiro; Padalino, Massimo; Gerosa, Gino; Stellin, Giovanni // European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery;Aug2006, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p250 

    Abstract: Background: Troponin-I (Tn-I) is a well-recognized early postoperative marker for myocardial damage in adults and children. The present prospective study was undertaken to investigate whether a postoperative Tn-I value higher than 35μg/l is able to predict long-term outcome as it...

  • Prenatal hypoxia-ischemic affects neurons distribution in ventral tegmental area and nucleus accumbens, modifying memory in rats. Sab, I. M.; Ferraz, M. M.; Sequeira, C. M.; Ferraz, M. R.; Brunini, T. M.; Mendes Ribeiro, A. // Proceedings of the Physiological Society;2013, p847P 

    Prenatal hypoxia-ischemia (HI) is one of the major causes of mortality and chronic neurological diseases in newborns that can evoke permanent effects such as attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), epilepsy and cerebral palsy. These damages are associated with a delay in neural...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics