Blalock-Taussig Shunt

Blalock-Taussig Shunt

Cite this article as: Anders, M. Blalock-Taussig Shunt, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://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: Anders, M. Ebstein’s Anomaly, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://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).

Low cardiac output syndrome

Cite this article as: Anders, M. Low cardiac output syndrome, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3711Definition: oxygen delivery provided by CO does not meet oxygen demand (or CI < 2.1 L/min/m2) due to inflammatory response of CPB, myocardial ischaemia from aortic crossclamp, hypo-/hyperthermia, reperfusion injury and surgical treatment (ventriculotomy).

Glenn Shunt

Glenn Shunt

Cite this article as: Anders, M. Glenn Shunt, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://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.

Tetralogy of Fallot

Tetralogy of Fallot

Cite this article as: Anders, M. Tetralogy of Fallot, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3485Definition: TOF is the most common cyanotic congenital heart disease. It accounts for 5% to 10% of all congenital heart disease, and has an incidence of approximately 1:2000 live births.

coarctation of aorta

Coarctation of the aorta

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Cite this article as: Anders, M. Coarctation of the aorta, Don't Forget the Bubbles, 2013. Available at: http://doi.org/10.31440/DFTB.3482Definition: obstructive anomaly of the aortic arch.