Total anomalous pulmonary venous drainage

Total anomalous pulmonary venous return

Cite this article as: Marc Anders. Total anomalous pulmonary venous return, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3626Definition: connection of the pulmonary vein to remnants of embryologic venous circulation rather than the left atrium. This may include all four pulmonary veins (TAPVR) or only part of it (PAPVR).

Diabetes Insipidus

Cite this article as: Tessa Davis. Diabetes Insipidus, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3030 A 5-year-old girl is on the ward following resection of a craniopharyngioma.  The nurses call you because her urine output has increased dramatically over the last few hours.  You check her sodium and it’s 150. Is your brain hurting…

Pulmonary hypertension

Cite this article as: Marc Anders. Pulmonary hypertension, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3731Definition: systolic PAP >35 mmHg or mean PAP >25 mmHg, clinically if systolic PAP:systolic BP <0.5 WHO Classification I. Pulmonary arterial hypertension I.1 Idiopathic I.2 Familial I.3 Associated with collagen vascular disease, portal hypertension, HIV, drugs & toxins, congenital systemic-pulmonary shunts,…

Pacing

Cite this article as: Marc Anders. Pacing, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3715NBG Code I II III IV V Paced Sensed Mode Modulation Multi-site 0-none 0-none 0-none 0 -none A-Atrium A-Atrium T-triggered R-rate modulated A-Atrium V-Ventricle V-Ventricle I-inhibited D-dual D-dual D-dual   Modes of Pacing Description Indication Limitation AOO asynchronous atrial Bradycardia w/…

Anomalous left coronary artery (ALCAPA)

Anomalous left coronary artery (ALCAPA)

Cite this article as: Marc Anders. Anomalous left coronary artery (ALCAPA), Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3512Definition: anomalous origin of left coronary artery (LCA) from pulmonary artery; also known as Bland-White-Garland syndrome; reaches 100% mortality if untreated.

Fontan circulation

Fontan circulation

Cite this article as: Marc Anders. Fontan circulation, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3498Definition: separates pulmonary and systemic blood flow in single ventricle physiology; accomplished by intra-atrial lateral tunnelling of the IVC flow into RPA, or extracardiac via conduit (extracardiac Fontan)

Blalock-Taussig Shunt

Blalock-Taussig Shunt

Cite this article as: Marc Anders. Blalock-Taussig Shunt, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3598Definition: Modified Blalock-Taussig shunt: Gortex graft from subclavian or innominate artery to the ipsilateral PA to augment PBF. Blalock-Taussig shunt: direct anastomosis between the transected subclavian artery (or the innominate artery) and the pulmonary artery.

Ebstein's Anomaly

Ebstein’s Anomaly

Cite this article as: Marc Anders. Ebstein’s Anomaly, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3465Definition: ‘atrialisation’ of the right ventricle with inferior placement of the septal and posterior leaflet of the tricuspid valve (most common redundant anterior leaflet).

Glenn Shunt

Glenn Shunt

Cite this article as: Marc Anders. Glenn Shunt, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: https://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3604Definition: transection of the SVC, which is anastomosed to the right pulmonary artery (RPA). Hemi-fontan: confluence of SVC and RA anastomosed to RPA. Redirection of IVC and coronary sinus via baffle through ASD into LA.