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Cardiology

  • Robert S. Holzman
  • Thomas J. Mancuso
  • Navil F. Sethna
  • James A. DiNardo
Chapter
1.Paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardia:
  1. 1.

    Can cause low output congestive heart failure

     
  2. 2.

    Can be treated with IV adenosine

     
  3. 3.

    Can be prevented with PO digoxin

     
  4. 4.

    Should be initially treated with verapamil

     
  5. A.

    1, 2, 3

     
  6. B.

    1, 3

     
  7. C.

    2, 4

     
  8. D.

    4 only

     
  9. E.

    All of the above

     
2.The ECG of a newborn or infant:
  1. 1.

    Will show increased right ventricular forces

     
  2. 2.

    Will show prominence R wave in V1

     
  3. 3.

    Will show inverted T waves in lead V1

     
  4. 4.

    Will show right bundle branch block pattern until 5 years of age

     
  5. A.

    1, 2, 3

     
  6. B.

    1, 3

     
  7. C.

    2, 4

     
  8. D.

    4 only

     
  9. E.

    All of the above

     
3.The most common cardiac lesions, exclusive of PDAs in premies, are (choose 2):
  1. A.

    ASD

     
  2. B.

    Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF)

     
  3. C.

    Hypoplastic left heart syndrome

     
  4. D.

    VSD

     
  5. E.

    Coarctation of the aorta (CoA)

     
4.A relatively large VSD:
  1. 1.

    Will often present with dyspnea, feeding difficulty, and poor growth

     
  2. 2.

    Presents at 1–3 months of age as pulmonary vascular resistance (PVR) decreases

     
  3. 3.

    Will cause a Qp:Qs >...

Keywords

Patent Ductus Arteriosus Pulmonary Vascular Resistance Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome Esophageal Atresia Sinus Venosus 
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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2010

Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert S. Holzman
    • 1
  • Thomas J. Mancuso
    • 1
  • Navil F. Sethna
    • 1
  • James A. DiNardo
    • 1
  1. 1.Children’s Hospital BostonHarvard Medical SchoolBostonUSA

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