Dr. Brumund explains the terms used to describe cyanosis and congenital heart disease. He identifies points used to differentiate between respiratory and cardiac causes of cyanosis and explores important features of the clinical assessment for congenital heart disease.
Describe how to accurately assess the neonate with congenital heart disease.
Differentiate between cardiac and respiratory causes of cyanosis.
Discuss the different terms used in congenital heart disease to define and describe cyanosis.
Louisiana Health Sciences Center, Children's Hospital New Orleans