Common paediatric cardiac emergencies
An interactive talk which outlines several commonly encountered acute cardiac presentations in older infants and children that are essential to recognise early to institute appropriate emergency care.
The basic physiology of the cardiovascular system and the common derangements that may occur will be overviewed.
- Cyanosis/hypercyanotic spells
- Acute congestive heart failure
- Pericardial effusion/cardiac tamponade
Dr Carles Bautista is a consultant paediatric and interventional cardiologist.
Dr Bautista’s main area of expertise is the diagnosis and treatment of babies and children with cardiac conditions. His main interest is in the treatment of congenital or acquired heart disease by minimally invasive procedures such as cardiac catherisation.
Learn more about Dr Carles Bautista’s clinical expertise, research interests and teaching here.
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