Cardiology Notes

Congenital Heart Disease

General Cardiology, Segmental Anatomy & Nomenclature
    -Normal Cardiac Anatomy - Anderson Ch2- Link
    -Normal Heart 3D Model (.obj format)  & Link to download opensource Meshlab to view it Link
                    Meshlab shortcuts (to view in different sections etc Link)
    -Nomenclature- Moss and Adams Ch2
    -Anderson Terminology Algorithm Link
    -Terminology - Anderson Ch1 Link
    -Lai Echocardiography Ch3
    -Surgical Eponyms Link
    -Anderson Lecture Series 10/2012 Notes Link
    -Pediatric Cardiology Milestones - Timeline
    -Fetal material- see Fetal Echo section below

Atrial Septal Defects
    -Moss and Adams Ch30
         -ASE Echo Assessment for Interventional Closure of ASD 2015 Guidelines attached
    -Lai Echocardiography Ch11
    -Jonas Ch13
    -Mavroudis Ch16 (ASD portion only)
    -Echo Link
    -Literature Review Link
    -Evidence Tree Link

Atrioventricular Septal Defects
    -Moss and Adams Ch31 w Anderson 10/2012 lecture notes addended
    -Lai Echocardiography Ch15
    -Mavroudis Ch18
    -Literature Review Link
    -Evidence Tree Link

Ventricular Septal Defects
    -Moss and Adams Ch 32
    -Lai Echocardiography Ch12
    -Mavroudis Ch17
    -Literature Review Link
    -Evidence Tree Link
    -VSD Terms (Anderson vs Van Praagh) Link

Patent Ductus Arteriosus & Aortopulmonary Window
    -Moss and Adams Ch33
    -Echo Link
    -Literature Review Link
    -Jonas Ch11

Coronary & Aortic Root Anomalies
    -Moss and Adams Ch 34

Vascular Anomalies
    -Moss and Adams Ch35

Aortic Arch Anomalies
    -Moss and Adams Ch 36 (8th Edition Ch 33; notes are mainly from 9th edition)
    -Jonas Ch27 Interrupted Ao Arch
    -2010 Guidelines of Diagnosis and Management of Patients with Thoracic Aortic Disease (ACC/AHA...)
      Circulation 2010; 121:1544-1579  Link
    -Embryonic Arches - 3D Models Link
Pulmonary Vein Anomalies 
    -Moss and Adams Ch 37
    -Lai Echocardiography Ch9
    -TAPVR - Mavroudis Ch34
    -Cor Triatriatum, Pulmonary Vein Atresia & Stenosis - Mavroudis Ch35

Abnormal Systemic Venous Connections
    -Moss and Adams Ch 38
    -Echocardiography Lai Ch 15

Tricuspid Atresia, Stenosis, & Regurgitation
    -Moss and Adams Ch39
    -Lai Echocardiography Ch13
    -Ebstein's Anomaly- Mavroudis Ch28
    -Tricuspid Valve Disease, Ebstein's - Jonas Ch17 Part 4
    -Single Ventricle - Mavroudis Ch40

Pulmonary Stenosis
    -Moss and Adams Ch40
    -Mavroudis Ch21 Part II
    -Echocardiography Lai Ch16
Pulmonary Atresia & Intact Ventricular Septum
    -Moss and Adams Ch41
    -Mavroudis Ch21

Pulmonary Atresia & Ventricular Septal Defect
    -Moss and Adams Ch42
    -Mavroudis Ch23

Tetralogy of Fallot
    -Moss and Adams Ch43
    -Jonas Ch16
    -Mavroudis Ch22
    -Literature Review Link
    -Evidence Tree Link

Truncus Arteriosus
    -Moss and Adams Ch44 w Anderson 10/2012 lecture notes addended
    -Stark Ch38    
    -Echo Link

Mitral Stenosis & Inflow Obstruction
    -Moss and Adams Ch45
    -Jonas Ch17 - Part 2

Mitral Insufficiency
    -Moss and Adams Ch46
    -Jonas Ch17 - Part 3

Floppy Mitral Valve, Mitral Valve Prolapse, Mitral Regurgitation
    -Moss and Adams Ch 47

Aortic Stenosis & Regurgitation
    -Moss and Adams Ch48 (AS only)
    -Mavroudis Ch29
    -Aortic Regurgitation - Jonas Ch17 - Part 1

Coarctation of the Aorta
    -Moss and Adams Ch49
    -Jonas Ch12

Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome
    -Moss and Adams Ch50
    -HLHS White Paper attached to Moss Adams review
    -Mavroudis Ch41
    -See also -Single Ventricle - Mavroudis Ch40  

Transposition of the Great Arteries
    -Moss and Adams Ch51
    -Mavroudis Ch25
    -Jonas Ch15
    -Lai Echocardiography Ch24
Congenitally Corrected TGA (L-TGA)
    -Moss and Adams Ch52
    -Echo Link
    -Mavroudis Ch25

    -Moss and Adams Ch53
    -Jonas Ch23
    -Mavroudis Ch24
    -Lai Echocardiography Ch25
    -Evidence Tree Link

Univentricular AV Connection (DILV)
    -Moss and Adams Ch54

Cardiac Malpositions & Abnormalities of the Atrial & Visceral Situs
    -Moss and Adams Ch 55

Acquired Heart Disease

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
    -Moss and Adams Ch 56
    -Athlete's Heart Lecture notes T Seery 10/2012 Link
Dilated Congestive Cardiomyopathy
    -Moss and Adams Ch 57

   -Moss and Adams Ch 58 
    -Myocarditis lecture notes J Price 012013 link

Restrictive CM
   -Moss and Adams Ch 59, with notes from S Denfield lecture 0513 

Heart in Muscular Dystrophies
    -Moss and Adams Ch 60

Kawasaki Disease
    -Moss and Adams Ch 61
         -Kawasaki Treatment Guidelines & Pediatrics Review of them attached to MA Ch61

Rheumatic Fever & Rheumatic Heart Disease
    -Moss and Adams Ch 62

Inflammatory Noninfectious CV Disease
    -Moss and Adams Ch63

Pericardial Diseases
    -Moss and Adams Ch64 - Differentiating Constrictive Pericarditis, Restrictive CM, Tamponade notes added to end, including Lai table and links

Infective Endocarditis
    -Moss and Adams Ch65
    -Literature Review Link

Myocardial Ischemia
    -Moss and Adams Ch66

Chest Pain in Children & Adolescents
    -Moss and Adams Ch74
    -Acute Chest Syndrome Lecture Notes W Franklin TCH 012013 Link

Coronary Risk Factors in Children
    -Moss and Adams Ch75
    -Sudden Cardiac Death Lecture S Valdes Link
    -Bethesda 2015 Guidelines & Sports Classification Link

Cardiac Tumors
    -Moss and Adams Ch76

Chronic Congestive Heart Failure
    -Moss and Adams Ch77

Neurodevelopmental Outcomes after Heart Surgery In Children
    -Moss and Adams Ch78

Hematologic Aspects of Pediatric Cardiology
    -Moss and Adams Ch79

    -Beth Bubolz Lecture Notes 102312 Link


    -Moss and Adams - Exercise Testing Ch7 
    -Moss and Adams Ch14
    -Great EP Site for ECGs etc: 
    -Great EP Site for ECGs etc:
    -ECG Academy Site:

    -AV Reentry Tachycardia- Dick Ch4    
    -AV Nodal Reentry Tachycardia- Dick Ch5
    -Persistent Junctional Reciprocating Tachycardia- Dick Ch6
    -Sinoatrial Reentrant Tachycardia- Dick Ch7
    -Intra-atrial Reentrant Tachycardia- Atrial Flutter- Dick Ch8
    -Atrial Fibrillation- Dick Ch9
    -Atrial Ectopic Tachy/Atrial Automatic Tachy & Junctional Tachy & Multifocal Tachy- Dick Ch10 &11
    -Ventricular Tachycardia- Dick Ch12
    -Sick Sinus Syndrome- Dick Ch13
    -Heart Block- First, Second & Third Degree- Dick Ch14 &15
    -Syncope- Dick Ch16
    -Cardiac Pacemakers & Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators- Dick Ch17
    -Genetic Disorders of the Cardiac Impulse- Dick Ch18
    -Antiarrhythmic Pharmacology- Dick Ch21

    -Notes to The Complete Guide to ECG's - O'Keefe Link


Statistics & Research

Research Data Analysis Lecture by Shaine Morris, MD 120212 -  Notes Link

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General Cath Info Link
Hemodynamics Link
Shunting, Mixing, & Streaming Link
General Echo Info Link
Echo Page Link
Measurements Link
TEE Lecture W Miller-Hance May, 2014 Link
TEE Diagrams Link
Toronto TEE Instructional Website Link
Diastolic Ventricular Function 
    -Lai Echocardiography Ch8
    -Diastolic Fx Lecture A. Jeewa 10-2012 Link
    -Diastole Literature Review Link
Cardiophile Echocardiogram Image Library Link
JASE 2010 Echo Guidelines Review Link
ASE Measurement Guidelines Link
Dilated Cardiomyopathy lecture WJD 012013 Link
MV 3D Imaging Lecture (E Bolin March, 2014) Notes Link

Fetal Echocardiography
    - Due Date by GA Link
    - Umbilical Artery Normals by GA Link
    - Fetal Biometry Link
    - OBSono Link 

-Fetal Echocardiography Link
-Cardiovascular Development -Yegal Fetal Cardiology Ch1
-Cardiac Morphogenesis - Yegal Fetal Cardiology Ch2
-Cardiac Anatomy & Examination of Specimens - Yegal Fetal Cardiology Ch3
-Placental Implantation & Development - Yegal Fetal Cardiology Ch4
-Placental Circulation - Yegal Fetal Cardiology Ch5
-Circulation In the Normal Fetus & Cardiovascular Adaptations to Birth - Yegal Fetal Cardiology Ch10
-Development of Fetal Cardiac and Extracardiac Doppler Flows in Early Gestation - Yegal Fetal Card Ch11 
-Two Dimensional Echocardiography Examination of the Normal Fetus - Yegal Fetal Card Ch12
-Ventricular outflow tract anomalies: so-called conotruncal anomalies - Yagel Fetal Card Ch21
-Electrophysiology for the perinatologist - Yagel Fetal Card Ch31
-Fetal bradydysrhythmias - Yagel Fetal Card Ch32
-Fetal tachyarrhythmias - Yagel Fetal Card Ch33
-Fetal Cardiac Tumors - Yagel Fetal Card Ch28
-Right Heart Anomalies - Yagel Fetal Card Ch17

Cardiac Intensive Care
Cardiopulmonary Bypass Heinle Lecture Notes
Approach to a Sick Newborn with Undiagnosed Heart Disease (Notes from S Morris talk 6/2013) Link
Cardiac Surgeries Review Link

Heart Failure, Transplant, and Mechanical Circulatory Support 

General HF/TP Info Link
Ross Classification for Heart Failure Link
Aortic Valve Replacement & Repair - CF Lecture Notes 091112 Link
Jeewa OHT Lecture 11/2012 Link
Rejection & Immunotherapy Talks Link
Pediatric Heart Failure Summit 2013 Notes Link

Congenital Heart Disease
CV MRI Introduction (Noel 022013) Link

Cardiac Genetics

    -Cardiac Genetics- Moss and Adams Ch26
    -Elements of Morphology: Standards of Terminology, Am J Med Genetics 2009 Notes Link
    -Genetic Testing Review Link

Board Review

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