Author(s): Jayavel M, B. Venkatesan


DOI: 10.5958/2454-2652.2018.00006.9   

Address: Mr. Jayavel M1*, Mr. B. Venkatesan2
1Nursing Officer AIIMS, New Delhi
2Associate Professor Cum HOD Medical Surgical Nursing, Padmashree Institute of Nursing, Bangalore
*Corresponding Author

Published In:   Volume - 6,      Issue - 1,     Year - 2018

Congenital heart defects (CHDs) affect a large number of newborns and account for a high proportion of infant mortality worldwide. There are regional differences in the prevalence and distribution pattern of CHDs. Out of 34?517 individuals examined, 661 were diagnosed with CHDs, giving a prevalence of 19.14 per 1000 individuals. The most common defect was ventricular septal defect (33%), followed by atrial septal defect (19%) and tetralogy of Fallot (16%). The majority of CHD cases (58%) diagnosed were between 0 and 5 years of age. The prevalence of CHDs in adults was 2.4 per 1000 individuals in this cohort, with atrial septal defect (44.5%) being the most frequent defect. Nurse working in cardiac vascular and thoracic ICU play a vital role in monitoring round clock 24 hours in order good patient outcome in the post operative period and prevention of complication .


Cite this article:
Jayavel M, B. Venkatesan. Tetralogy of fallot Undergone Total Cardiac Correction (Tran’s ra Dacron Patch VSD Closure + Infunndibular Resection of Pulmonary Stenosis): A Case Report.Int. J. of Advances in Nur. Management. 2018; 6(1): 26-30. doi: 10.5958/2454-2652.2018.00006.9

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