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Date: 5 August 2015

This video describes the diagnosis, evaluation and treatment of various arrhythmias originating from the AV node in the pediatric patient.

Initial publication: August 05, 2015.

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Date: 5 August 2015

This video describes the causes, effects, and treatments of congenital heart defects with decreased pulmonary blood flow in the pediatric cardiac patient.

Initial publication: April 10, 2015.

Most recent peer-review: August 05, 2015.

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Content Author:
Date: 5 August 2015

This case study will test the viewer’s knowledge of arrhythmias and the appropriate evaluation and treatment of arrhythmias.

Initial publication: February 3, 2015.

Most recent peer-review: August 5, 2015.

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Content Author:
Aldo Castañeda
Date: 27 July 2015

In this video, Dr. Aldo Castañeda, Founder of the Pediatric Cardiac Surgical Unit of Guatemala and Professor Emeritus of Surgery at Harvard Medical School, will discuss the history of the field of cardiac surgery.

Initial publication: July 27, 2015.

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OPENPediatrics Staff
Date: 23 July 2015

Animation comparing fluid recoil against the wall of a compliant versus noncompliant artery when blood is ejected into the vessel.

 

Last reviewed: July 23, 2015.

Content Author:
OPENPediatrics Staff
Date: 23 July 2015

Animation demonstrating noninvasive blood pressure monitoring technique with a cuff and stethoscope.

Last reviewed: July 23, 2015.

Content Author:
OPENPediatrics Staff
Date: 23 July 2015

Illustration showing the importance of transducer placement in providing an accurate invasive blood pressure measurement.

Last reviewed: July 23, 2015.

Content Author:
OPENPediatrics Staff
Date: 23 July 2015

Illustration showing the importance of transducer placement in providing an accurate invasive blood pressure measurement.

Last reviewed: July 23, 2015.

Content Author:
OPENPediatrics Staff
Date: 23 July 2015

Animation showing the importance of transducer placement in providing an accurate invasive blood pressure measurement.

Last reviewed: July 23, 2015.

Content Author:
OPENPediatrics Staff
Date: 14 July 2015

Calculation for mean arterial pressure (MAP).

All calculations must be confirmed before use. The authors make no claims of the accuracy of the information contained herein; and these suggested doses are not a substitute for clinical judgement.

Last reviewed: July 14, 2015.

Content Author:
OPENPediatrics Staff
Date: 14 July 2015

Calculation for Cardiac Output using Echocardiogram (Echo) measurements. This calculator also calculates Cardiac Index using the calculated cardiac output (q) and the body surface area.

 

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Content Author:
OPENPediatrics Staff
Date: 14 July 2015

Calculation for cardiac output using the Fick Principle. Cardiac output is the volume of blood being pumped by the left ventricle per minute.

All calculations must be confirmed before use. The authors make no claims of the accuracy of the information contained herein; and these suggested

Content Author:
OPENPediatrics Staff
Date: 7 July 2015

Calculation for the resistance offered by the vasculature of the lungs.

All calculations must be confirmed before use. The authors make no claims of the accuracy of the information contained herein; and these suggested doses are not a substitute for clinical judgement.

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Date: 19 June 2015

Learn about important nursing considerations for the post-operative cardiac patient.

Initial publication: June 19, 2015. 

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Date: 19 June 2015

This video describes the causes, effects, and treatments of congenital heart defects with increased pulmonary blood flow in the pediatric cardiac patient.

Initial publication: June 19, 2015.

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Content Author:
Lisa Mccabe MSN, RN-BC, CCRN, PCNS-BC
Date: 16 June 2015

This lecture will present important features of cardiac development.

Initial publication: June 16, 2015.

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Date: 12 June 2015

Learn to assess a pediatric patient’s cardiovascular status and perform a detailed physical exam with a focus on cardiovascular status.

Initial publication: June 12, 2015.

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Date: 11 June 2015

Learn about safe and effective non-invasive monitoring of the cardiovascular system in the intensive care unit setting.

Initial publication: June 11, 2015. 

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Content Author:
OPENPediatrics Staff
Date: 11 June 2015

Learn about safe and effective non-invasive monitoring of the cardiovascular system in the Intensive Care Unit setting.

Last reviewed: June 11, 2015.

Content Author:
Date: 2 June 2015

Learn about the three different pathophysiological states that infants with congenital heart disease may display.


Initial publication: June 02, 2015.

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