Cardiac Emergencies in the First Year of Life

Journal Article (Review;Journal)

Cardiac emergencies in the first year of life can be anxiety provoking for the health care provider. An understanding of the pathophysiology involved in the most common emergency department presentations is crucial to the development of appropriate treatment plans. This article discusses the most common causes of cyanotic and acyanotic heart disease in infants. © 2007 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Yee, L

Published Date

  • January 1, 2007

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 25 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 981 - 1008

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 0733-8627

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0733-8627

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.emc.2007.08.001

Citation Source

  • Scopus