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Content Author:
OPENPediatrics Staff
Date: 2 June 2015

A primum atrial septal defect (ASD) represents a deficiency of endocardial cushion tissue. An extension of endocardial cushion tissue does not form to join septum primum and a gap is left in the inferior posterior portion of the atrial septum, resulting in an ASD. 

Last reviewed: June 2,

Content Author:
OPENPediatrics Staff
Date: 2 June 2015

Septum primum extends toward the endocardial cushion tissue, and a hole forms, which is termed ostium primum. This area is filled in by extension of the endocardial cushion tissue toward septum primum. Fenestration then appear at the top of septum primum, and these coalesce to form ostium

Content Author:
OPENPediatrics Staff
Date: 2 June 2015

A secundum atrial septal defect (ASD) represents a deficiency of septum primum that does not extend far enough to overlap with septum secundum, resulting in an ASD. 

Last reviewed: June 2, 2015.

Content Author:
James DiNardo
Date: 29 May 2015

Learn principles of invasive and non-invasive arterial pressure monitoring, including factors that influence the appearance of the pressure waveform in arterial circulation.

Initial publication: May 29, 2015.

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Content Author:
Annette Imprescia
Date: 27 May 2015

Learn about the principles of crisis management for cardiac events, as well as important issues that may occur in the post-resuscitation phase.

Initial publication: May 27, 2015

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Content Author:
James DiNardo
Date: 21 May 2015

Learn principles of invasive pressure monitoring, including how to set up and troubleshoot pressure transducers.

Initial publication: May 21, 2015.

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Date: 21 May 2015

Listen to Dr. David Bailly discuss the anatomy and physiology, presentation, diagnosis, and management of ventricular septal defects.

Initial publication: May 21, 2015.

Last reviewed date: May 1, 2019.

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Content Author:
James DiNardo
Date: 19 May 2015

Learn principles of central venous pressure monitoring, including how to interpret the segments of a central venous pressure waveform and factors that influence the appearance of the waveform.

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Date: 27 April 2015

Learn proper technique for accessing a central venous catheter for blood draws and/or medication administration.

Initial publication: August 28, 2013

Most recent peer-review: April 27, 2015.

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Content Author:
OPENPediatrics Staff
Date: 27 April 2015

Learn proper technique for accessing a central venous catheter for blood draws and/or medication administration.

Last reviewed: April 27, 2015.

Content Author:
Jeffrey Fineman
Date: 24 April 2015

In this video, Dr. Jeffrey Fineman, Professor of Pediatrics and Investigator at the Cardiovascular Research Institute at the University of California, San Francisco, will discuss the topic of the pathobiology and treatment of pulmonary hypertensive vascular disease associated with congenital

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Date: 23 April 2015

Learn about resource utilization by infants with single ventricle lesions. Analyze the costs and survival outcomes.

Initial publication: April 7, 2014.

Most recent peer-review: April 23, 2015.

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Date: 25 March 2015

This case study lecture tests the viewer’s knowledge of pediatric congenital cardiac defects and the appropriate repairs.

Initial publication: March 25, 2015.

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Date: 23 March 2015

This video introduces concepts required to identify and evaluate arrhythmias in the pediatric cardiac patient.

 

Initial publication: March 23, 2015.

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Date: 20 March 2015

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

Initial publication: March 20, 2015.

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Content Author:
Lisa Mccabe MSN, RN-BC, CCRN, PCNS-BC
Date: 20 March 2015

This lecture describes the causes and risk factors of congenital heart disease.

Initial publication: March 20, 2015.

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Content Author:
OPENPediatrics Staff
Date: 12 February 2015

Animation demonstrating normal gas exchange that occurs in the alveoli in a healthy patient.

Last reviewed: February 12, 2015.

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Date: 6 February 2015

Listen to Dr. David Bailly discuss the anatomy and physiology, presentation, diagnosis, and management of atrial septal defects.

Initial publication: February 06, 2015.

Last reviewed date: February 21, 2019.

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Date: 3 February 2015

This lecture describes multiple factors of enteral nutrition and congenital cardiac disease.

Initial publication: February 3, 2015.

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Date: 28 January 2015

In this video, Dr. Steven Schwartz, the Chief of the Division of Cardiac Critical Care Medicine at The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, will discuss the topic of management of acute and chronic heart failure in the ICU.

Initial publication: January 27, 2015.

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