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Title Congenital heart disease and adolescence [electronic resource] / Markus Schwerzmann, Corina Thomet, Philip Moons, editors.

Published Switzerland : Springer, 2016.


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Physical description 1 online resource (235 p.)
Series Congenital Heart Disease in Adolescents and Adults
Congenital Heart Disease in Adolescents and Adults.
Springer Medicine eBooks 2016 English+International
Springer English/International eBooks 2016 - Full Set
Contents Preface to the Series; Foreword; Preface; Suggested Readings; Contents; Part I: Epidemiology; 1: Changing Epidemiology of Congenital Heart Disease; 1.1 Introduction; 1.2 Incidence and Birth Prevalence; 1.3 Prevalence of Congenital Heart Disease in Children, Adolescents, and Adults; 1.4 Mortality, Survival, and Life Expectancy; 1.5 Sex and Gender Differences in Disease Distribution and Outcomes; 1.6 Specialized Adult Congenital Heart Disease Care: The Adolescent Perspective; 1.7 Summary and Conclusions; References; 2: Cardiac Issues in Adolescents with Congenital Heart Disease
2.1 Introduction2.2 Arrhythmia; 2.3 Heart Failure; 2.4 Infective Endocarditis; 2.5 Pulmonary Hypertension; 2.5.1 Re-interventions; References; Part II: Anatomy and Physiology; 3: Physical Changes in Adolescence; 3.1 Growth During Adolescence; 3.2 The Cardiovascular System During Adolescence; 3.2.1 Cardiovascular Structures; 3.2.2 Heart Rate and Blood Pressure During Adolescence; Heart Rate; Blood Pressure; 3.2.3 The ECG During Adolescence; 3.2.4 The Exercise Test During Adolescence; 3.3 Cardiovascular Disease Influencing Growth and Adolescence; 3.3.1 Growth
3.3.2 Delayed Puberty Conclusion; References; 4: Cardiac and Exercise Physiology in Adolescence; 4.1 Exercise Physiology in Adolescents; 4.1.1 Oxygen Uptake (VO2); 4.1.2 Ventilatory Response to Exercise (VE/VCO2 Slope); 4.1.3 Heart Rate; 4.1.4 Respiratory Exchange Ratio (RER); 4.2 Exercise Limitations in Adolescents with CHD; 4.2.1 Inability to Increase Stroke Volume; 4.2.2 Chronotropic Incompetence; 4.2.3 Systemic Right Ventricle; 4.2.4 Cyanosis; 4.2.5 Failing Subpulmonary Right Ventricle; 4.2.6 Ventilatory Limitations; 4.2.7 Physical Inactivity and Overprotection
4.3 Physical Activity and Sport in Adolescents with CHD4.4 Interest of Adolescents in Sports; References; Part III: Adolescence; 5: Neurological and Psychosocial Development in Adolescence; 5.1 Introduction; 5.2 Normal Brain Development in Adolescents and Its Relation to Cognitive Functioning; 5.2.1 White and Gray Matter; 5.2.2 Cortical Thickness; 5.2.3 Sex Differences; 5.2.4 Functional Development; 5.2.5 Conclusion of Normal Brain Development in Adolescence; 5.3 Neurodevelopment in Adolescents with CHD; 5.3.1 Neuropsychological Development; 5.3.2 Structural Brain Development
5.3.3 Relationship Between Brain Imaging and Cognitive Functioning5.3.4 Conclusion; 5.4 Psychosocial Development; 5.4.1 Developmental Tasks in Adolescence and Young Adulthood; 5.4.2 Emerging Adulthood; 5.4.3 Developmental Tasks in Chronic Illness; 5.4.4 Implications for Clinical Practice; References; 6: Adolescent Behavior; 6.1 Risk Behavior; 6.1.1 Substance Use; 6.1.2 Tattoos and Piercings; 6.1.3 Sexual Behavior; 6.2 Sexuality; 6.2.1 Sexual Debut; 6.2.2 Contraception and Pregnancy; 6.2.3 Knowledge of Sexual and Reproductive Health
Notes 6.2.4 Problems in Sexuality Development and Sexual Functioning
Other author Schwerzmann, Markus.
Thomet, Corina.
Moons, Philip.
SpringerLink issuing body.
Subject Congenital heart disease in adolescence.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9783319311395 (electronic bk.)
3319311395 (electronic bk.)
9783319311371 (print)