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The Crit ical ly I l l Infant with Congenital Heart Disease

@inproceedings{StrobelTheCI,
  title={The Crit ical ly I l l Infant with Congenital Heart Disease},
  author={Ashley M. Strobel and Le N. Lu}
}
Critically ill infants presenting to the emergency department (ED) inherently produce anxiety for emergency physicians (EPs). They often have nonspecific or subtle findings, making timely accurate diagnosis and implementation of life-saving interventions fraught with difficulty. The differential diagnosis for an ill neonate is best remembered by the mnemonic THE MISFITS (Box 1). Children with congenital cardiac disease are especially challenging to diagnose and manage because of their complex… Expand

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