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The Natural and Modified History of Congenital Heart Disease
Freedom, Robert M., ed. Wiley-Blackwell, 2003. 904 pp.

Provides a comprehensive study of the natural and modified history of congenital heart disease. Virtually all surgical and catheter-based strategies for treatment of all forms of congenital heart disease are analysed. Contributors highlight the complications of the various forms of therapies and identify particular risk factors for mortality and morbidity.

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Adult Congenital Heart Disease: A Practical Guide
Gatzoulis, Michael A., et al. Wiley-Blackwell, 2005. 288 pp.

"An easy to read manual of adult congenital heart disease... the authors provide easy to understand diagrams, echocardiograms, electrocardiograms, and chest x-rays. The illustrations are excellent... This will be a very useful book for practitioners caring for adults with congenital heart disease." - Rishi Anand, MD

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The Adult with Tetralogy of Fallot: The ISACCD Monograph Series
Gatzoulis, Michael A. and Daniel J. Murphy, Jr., ed. Wiley-Blackwell, 2001. 95 pp.

The first volume in a series dedicated to common topics in adult congenital heart disease. This book provides a comprehensive, timely review of the adult with tetralogy of Fallot, the most common form of cyanotic congenital heart defect. The 6 chapters, written by international authorities in the field, contain background information and current data on the major clinical problems facing adults with TOF.

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Diagnosis and Management of Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Gatzoulis, Michael A., ed. Churchill Livingstone, 2003. 512 pp.

Discusses the numerous kinds of congenital heart disease that physicians may encounter in their adult patients, and offers a discussion of risks and management during pregnancy, noncardiac surgery, and procedures that place patients at risk for endocarditis. An accessible resource for the physician who does not have extensive training in congenital heart disease.

This book is out of print, but used copies may be available.

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Congenital Heart Disease in the Adult
Gersony, Welton and Marlon Rosenbaum. McGraw-Hill Professional, 2001. 304 pp.

A concise, yet reasonably thorough, discussion of the various kinds of congenital heart disease that physicians may encounter in adults. Contains an abundance of radiographic, eletrocardiographic, and echocardiographic images; in addition, superb cartoons depict each anomaly.

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Echocardiography in Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Li, Wei, Michael Henein, and Michael A. Gatzoulis. Springer, 2007. 185 pp.

This book is designed to provide the cardiologist access to the considerable wealth of imaging data from Royal Brompton Hospital and National Heart & Lung Institute in London. The authors include a review of the pathologic, physiologic and surgical observations of different congenital diseases to assist in understanding the various echocardiographic presentations.

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Aangeboren hartafwijkingen bij volwassenen (Dutch)
Mulder, Barbara JM, ed. Bohn Stafleu van Loghum, 2006. 239 pp.

Dutch textbook. Currently, there are an estimated 25,000 adults in the Netherlands with congenital heart defects. This book offers a clear review of specific lesions, surgical treatments, and long-term outcomes with an entire chapter dedicated to arrhythmias.

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The Clinical Recognition of Congenital Heart Disease
Perloff, Joseph K. Saunders, 2003. 640 pp.

The classic reference for those who wish to understand fully the pathophysiology of congenital heart disease. Thoroughly updated and revised, the 5th Edition provides detailed, state of the art coverage of all of the clinical features of unoperated congenital heart disease from birth through adulthood.

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Congenital Heart Disease in Adults
Perloff, Joseph K., John S. Child and Jamil Aboulhosn. Saunders, 2008. 456 pp.

The 3rd Edition of Dr. Joseph Perloff's textbook on adult congenital heart disease. Written by leading authorities in the field, this book presents a comprehensive examination of the subspecialty, including basic unoperated malformations, medical and surgical perspectives, postoperative residua and sequelae, and more.

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Adult Cardiac Heart Disease in Adults Adult Cardiac Heart Disease in Adults
Popelova, Jana, Erwin Oechslin, Harald Kaemmerer, and Martin G. St. John Sutton. Informa Healthcare, 2008. 192 pp.

This highly illustrated and well-written text is aimed at cardiologists and internists who are not specialized in the field of congenital heart disease, and will, nevertheless, meet these patients more and more often in their daily practice. The complicated subject is discussed in a very simple yet comprehensive way. The purpose is to give a brief overview of the morphology, physiology, diagnostic methods, therapy and prognosis of the most common congenital heart disease in adulthood.

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Erwachsene mit angeborenen Herzfehlern (EMAH) Erwachsene mit angeborenen Herzfehlern (EMAH): S2-Leitlinie der DGK, DGPK und DGTHG zur Diagnostik und Therapie in Klinik und Praxis
Schmaltz, A.A., ed. Steinkopff-Verlag Darmstadt, 2008. 186 pp.

Evidence-supported guidelines for the management of adults with congenital heart disease presented by a joint Task Force comprising members of the German societies for cardiology (DGK), pediatric cardiology (DGPK), and cardiothoracic surgery (DGTHG). In German.

Erstmalig im deutschsprachigen Raum schildert diese Leitlinie ausschließlich ärztlich-wissenschaftliche Aspekte und gibt – abgesichert durch umfangreiche Literaturrecherche und -bewertung – den zum Zeitpunkt der Abfassung gültigen Stand medizinischen Wissens wieder.

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Echocardiographic Diagnosis of Congenital Heart Disease
Valdes-Cruz, Lilliam M. and Raul O. Cayre. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1999. 572 pp.

This text/atlas superbly documents echocardiographic appearances of congenital malformations of the heart, systematically links these abnormalities to their embryologic origins, and addresses key surgical issues. Illustrations feature echocardiographic visualizations and supporting pathology and embryology specimens.

This book is out of print, but used copies may be available.

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Cardiac Arrhythmias in Children and Young Adults with Congenital Heart Disease
Walsh, Edward P., J. Philip Saul and John K. Triedman. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2001. 528 pp.

This volume reviews current pathophysiologic concepts and describes state-of-the-art techniques for management of cardiac arrhythmias in children and young adults with congenital heart disease. The book provides a thorough understanding of cardiac electrophysiology and detailed technical information on catheter ablation, pacemakers, and implantable defibrillators.

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