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Pediatric and Congenital Cardiac Care

Volume 1: Outcomes Analysis

Editors: Barach, P., Jacobs, J., Lipshultz, S.E., Laussen, P. (Eds.)

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  • Novel approach looking at clinical issues
  • Includes detailed review of best practices in congenital heart disease
  • Highly informative for all who treat pediatric cardiac disease
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About this book

There are growing questions regarding the safety, quality, risk management, and costs of PCC teams, their training and preparedness, and their implications on the welfare of patients and families. This innovative book, authored by an international authorship, will highlight the best practices in improving survival while paving a roadmap for the expected changes in the next 10 years as healthcare undergoes major transformation and reform. An invited group of experts in the field will participate in this project to provide the timeliest and informative approaches to how to deal with this global health challenge. The book will be indispensable to all who treat pediatric cardiac disease and will provide important information about managing the risk of patients with pediatric and congenital cardiac disease in the three domains of: the analysis of outcomes, the improvement of quality, and the safety of patients.

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From the book reviews:

“The book emphasizes the importance of past, present, and future longitudinal recordkeeping for pediatric and congenital cardiac disease. … The audience includes any individuals interested in pediatric and congenital heart disease, from physicians to statisticians to medical historians. … This is an excellent reference for any practitioner involved in pediatric or congenital heart disease.” (Shawn Ragbir, Doody’s Book Reviews, March, 2015)


Table of contents (37 chapters)

Table of contents (37 chapters)
  • Introduction

    Pages 3-8

    Barach, Paul R., BSc, MD, MPH (et al.)

  • Introduction: The History of Statistics in Medicine and Surgery

    Pages 9-25

    Blackstone, Eugene H., MD

  • Introduction: Using Data to Drive Change and Improvement: The Legacy of Florence Nightingale

    Pages 27-29

    Mussatto, Kathleen, PhD, RN (et al.)

  • Introduction: Quality Improvement and Databases in the Context of Professionalism

    Pages 31-32

    Mayer, John E., Jr., MD

  • Nomenclature for Congenital and Pediatric Cardiac Disease: Historical Perspectives and the International Pediatric and Congenital Cardiac Code

    Pages 35-50

    Franklin, Rodney C. G., MD, FRCP, FRCPCH (et al.)

Buy this book

eBook $149.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4471-6587-3
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $219.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-1-4471-6586-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $199.00
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-1-4471-7268-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Pediatric and Congenital Cardiac Care
Book Subtitle
Volume 1: Outcomes Analysis
Editors
  • Paul Barach
  • Jeffery Jacobs
  • Steven E. Lipshultz
  • Peter Laussen
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Springer-Verlag London
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag London
eBook ISBN
978-1-4471-6587-3
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4471-6587-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4471-6586-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4471-7268-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXII, 515
Number of Illustrations
48 b/w illustrations, 52 illustrations in colour
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