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Few Useful Websites related to Pediatric Cardiovascular Imaging

1. Plain Radiographic Diagnosis Of Congenital Heart Disease is presented at http://www.bcm.tmc.edu/radiology/ICC/pediatric/start.htm The material authored by C McMahon and E Singleton, M.D. from Texas Children's Hospital, deals with the normal chest radiograph image and description and lists a set of conditions linked by a common radiological finding.

Congenital Heart Disease on the World Wide Web is available at http://www.kumc.edu/kumcpeds/cardiology/cardiology.html The site created by a team comprising of William J. Weadock, M.D.. Kurt Amplatz, M.D. covers the speciality in three distinct sections: Teaching Resources Organized by Heart Defect and by Type are two of them The potential of web-based learning is realized by the enhancement of material with an assortment of texts, diagrams, echocardiograms, still frames, video and ECG's. Also, there are lecture outlines on Embryology of Tetralogy of Fallot and Pathology of Congenital Heart Disease.

Congenital Heart Disease is the theme from Rush Children's Heart Medical Center presented at http://www.rchc.rush.edu/rmawebfiles/chdcontent.htm The material covers the gamut of congenital heart disease and is illustrated too. Besides this there are a host of important and useful topics available at http://www.rchc.rush.edu/ped%20card%20prof.htm These includes to name a few, embryology with 3-D animations, physiology of congestive heart failure, Vascular Resistance and direction of shunting, genetics of various Congenital Heart Disease.

4. The Congenital Heart Information Network at http://www.tchin.org/ is "an international organization that provides reliable information, support services and resources to families of children with congenital heart defects and acquired heart disease, adults with congenital heart defects". The educative material presented at the website includes Resources, Links, Advisory Panel, Online Support

5. Cardiovascular Radiology Teaching File at UNC
http://www.med.umn.edu/radiology/cvrad/chd/chd.html has a useful case list of different pathologies of cardiovascular conditions with history, images, and discussion. Sourced from Department of Radiology at University of North Carolina, the cases as unknowns are available at http://www.med.umn.edu/radiology/cvrad/chd/unknown.html while tutorials are presented at http://www.med.umn.edu/radiology/cvrad/chd/tutorial.html Imaging Of Congenital Heart Disease is a set of lectures designed from The University of Minnesota and is available at http://www.tc.umn.edu/~hitex001/pedsimage/chd.html

From the Royal Children's Hospital Australia, educative and illustrated material on Paediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery is presented at http://www.rch.unimelb.edu.au/Cardiology/website/Library/library.html The topics covered include normal heart, ventricular septal defect, atrial septal defect, transposition of the great arteries (TGA)

Surgical Correction of Congenital Heart Disease is comprehensively dealt by a group of experts from the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Iowa College of Medicine. The material is accessible at http://www.vh.org/Providers/Textbooks/SurgicalCHD/index.html and takes in a variety of specific conditions with the promise of more additions in future.

Images in Pediatric Cardiology is an online journal available at http://www.health.gov.mt/impaedcard/subject.htm#chdcomplex The issues covering 1999 - 2002 contains topics such as Embryology, Endocarditis, Cardiomyopathies, Syndromes associated with congenital heart disease and a host of other topics.

Congenital Heart Disease is an online Handbook available at http://www.execpc.com/~markc/congenit.html The material contains an indexed list of Congenital Heart Diseases, with a short description and links to graphical representations showing the disease or defect. Besides sections on definitions, abbreviations, surgical corrections of CHD as well as medications are available.

10. Perfusion Line
a website that distributes "technical and scientific information on Cardiopulmonary Bypass and related disciplines". A Primer on Congenital Heart Diseases is available from the portal at http://perfline.com/student/congenital1.html Besides the Virtual Textbook of Extracorporeal Technology at http://perfline.com/textbook/toc.htm has educative sections on anatomy, physiology, cardiac pathology and clinical cardiopulmonary bypass.


Radiology Of Congenital Heart Disease
at http://www.neosoft.com/~rlpierce/xray.htm deals with a variety of conditions such as pulmonary edema Pericardial effusion Tetralogy of Fallot etc. Also, there is a compendium of Educational Resource on Pediatric Cardiology presented at http://www.neosoft.com/~rlpierce/pc.htm

Congenital Heart Disease And Ultrasound Findings is a comprehensive and useful presentation available at http://www.gemedicalsystems.com/rad/us/education/msucmehs.html , authored by Sandra Hagen-Ansert, from the Diagnostic Medical Sonography Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences Memphis, Tennessee.

An Index of Cardiovascular Procedure Descriptions written by Michael P. D'Alessandro, M.D.is available at http://www.vh.org/Providers/TeachingFiles/PAP/CVTech/CVTechIndex.html

Few useful paediatric cardiology imaging links are available as Ask NOAH About Congenital Heart Defects http://www.noah-health.org/english/illness/genetic_diseases/chd.html , THIC Links at http://www.thic.com/links.htm and Pediatric Cardiology Links at http://www.nyerrn.com/h/peds.htm

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