Recommendations for the configuration of a cardiac catheterisation laboratory for the treatment of children with CHD

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Abstract

A modern catheter laboratory for the treatment of children with CHD should be in close proximity to the paediatric ICU, operating theatres, and imaging facilities. Space requirements and equipment for an up-to-date catheter laboratory are discussed. The document was endorsed by the council of the Association of European Paediatric and Congenital Cardiologists.

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Authors
External organisations
  • Skåne University Hospital
  • Erasmus University Medical Center
  • German Heart Center Berlin
  • Leeds General Infirmary
Research areas and keywords

Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Cardiac and Cardiovascular Systems
  • Pediatrics

Keywords

  • Catheter laboratory, CHD, interventional (stents, etc.), requirements
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)791-794
JournalCardiology in the Young
Volume28
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2018
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes
Externally publishedYes