Day: February 10, 2019

Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) in Adults

Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) in Adults No Results No Results processing.... Tetralogy of Fallot (TOF) (pronounced te-tral-uh-jee of Fal-oh), one of the most common congenital heart disorders, comprises right ventricular (RV) outflow tract obstruction (RVOTO) (infundibular stenosis), ventricular septal defect (VSD), aorta dextroposition (overriding aorta), and RV hypertrophy (see the image below). The mortality rate in untreated p...
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Sinus of Valsalva Aneurysm

Sinus of Valsalva Aneurysm No Results No Results processing.... Sinus of Valsalva aneurysm (SVA) is an uncommon cardiac anomaly that can be congenital or acquired. John Thurnam first described SVA in 1840. Hope further described it in 1939. SVA is usually referred to as a rare congenital anomaly. A congenital SVA is usually clinically silent but may vary from &#0...
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Starting Small, Reaching High (A)

Starting Small, Reaching High (A) Access to case studies expires six months after purchase date. Publication Date: October 06, 2006 In the early 1980s, Missouri's director of early childhood education launched a novel parent education pilot project designed to increase children's kindergarten readiness and support family wellbeing by sending specially trained educators on monthly home visits to help parents foster their babies' ea...
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Attrition at Silver Spark Apparel Ltd.

Attrition at Silver Spark Apparel Ltd. Access to case studies expires six months after purchase date. Publication Date: March 13, 2017 Silver Spark Apparel Ltd. (SSAL), established in 2004 near Bangalore, India, was a wholly owned subsidiary of Raymond Ltd. The plant had significant expertise in the manufacturing of jackets. SSAL faced a significant challenge when it came to &...
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Five Unique Challenges Your Technology Business Will Face in the Healthcare Industry

Five Unique Challenges Your Technology Business Will Face in the Healthcare Industry This post is most relevant to technology entrepreneurs considering a first-time foray into healthcare. Before making the leap into your new health technology venture, beware that while the healthcare space is exciting and full of opportunity, it &#09...
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Lutembacher Syndrome

Lutembacher Syndrome No Results No Results processing.... Lutembacher syndrome is defined as a combination of mitral stenosis and a left-to-right shunt at the atrial level. Typically, the left-to-right shunt is an atrial septal defect (ASD) of the ostium secundum variety. Both these defects, ASD and mitral stenosis, can be either congenital or acquired. The definition o&...
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