Archive for Febbraio 2005

Twin-twin transfusion syndrome

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Prenatal cardiovascular manifestations in the twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome recipients and the impact of therapeutic amnioreduction

Catherine Barrea, MD – a-, Fawaz Alkazaleh, MD -b-, Greg Ryan, MB -b-, Brian W. McCrindle, MD -a-, Anita Roberts, BSc -a-, Jean-Luc Bigras, MD -a-, Jon Barrett, MD -c-, Gareth P. Seaward, MB -b- , Jeffrey F. Smallhorn, MB, BS -a-, Lisa K. Hornberger, MD -a*.

Evaluated the cardiovascular pathologic condition in the recipient twin in twin-to-twin transfusion syndrome and the influence of amnioreduction.

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Interventional Cardiology

Transcatheter Atrial Septal Defect Closure With
the Amplatzer Septal Occluder: Five-Year Follow-Up
Guan Yew, MD, and Nigel J. Wilson* MBChB

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Prenatal diagnosis of congenital heart disease

Prenatal diagnosis of congenital heart disease using four-dimensional spatio-temporal image correlation (STIC) telemedicine via an Internet link: a pilot study
F. Viñals 1 *, L. Mandujano 2, G. Vargas 3, A. Giuliano 1

1Centro AGB Ultrasonografía, Clinica Sanatorio Alemán, Concepción, Chile, 2Centro Medico El Bosque, Punta Arenas, Chile
3Hospital La Serena, La Serena, Chile

email: F. Viñals (

*Correspondence to F. Viñals, Avda Sanhueza 55. 403 A, Concepción, Chile

4D • congenital heart disease • prenatal diagnosis • spatio-temporal image correlation • STIC • telemedicine

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Double-Orifice Mitral Valve

Double-Orifice Mitral Valve with Intact Atrioventricular Septum: An
Echocardiographic Study With Anatomic and Functional Considerations
Bibhuti B. Das, MD, Linda B. Pauliks, MD, Ole A. Knudson, Jr, RDCS, Scott Kirby, RDCS,
Kak-Chen Chan, MD, Lilliam Valdes-Cruz, MD, and Raul O. Cayre, MD,

Denver, Colorado;
Boston, Massachusetts; and Corrientes, Argentina

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Double inlet left ventricle

Original Articles
Anatomoechocardiographic correlation double inlet left ventricle

Luis Muñoz-Castellaños, MD – Nilda Espinola-Zavaleta, MD, PhD –
Candace Keirns, MD a [MEDLINE LOOKUP]

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available online
Task Force Report
Guidelines on management (diagnosis and treatment)
of syncope*
Task Force on Syncope, European Society of Cardiology†: M. Brignole (Chairman),
P. Alboni, D. Benditt, L. Bergfeldt, J. J. Blanc, P. E. Bloch Thomsen, J. G. van Dijk,
A. Fitzpatrick, S. Hohnloser, J. Janousek, W. Kapoor, R. A. Kenny, P. Kulakowski,
A. Moya, A. Raviele, R. Sutton, G. Theodorakis and W. Wieling

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Glossario dei piu’ comuni termini in Patologia Cardiovascolare

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Questa malformazione, fortunatamente molto rara, consiste nella mancanza completa del setto che separa i due ventricoli del cuore normale

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