Guide to Pediatric Cardiology Referrals: Sizing Up Symptoms and Urgency

Pediatric cardiologist Ana C. Coll, MD, discusses the conditions – from arrhythmias to Kawasaki’s disease to several genetic disorders – that warrant cardiac concern and sometimes referral in young patients. She covers signs calling for STAT investigation, key elements of the physical exam, and helpful tests. Included are usable tools, such as a murmur evaluation chart and a medications table with cardiac effects and monitoring recommendations.

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Ana Coll, MD

Ana Coll, MD

Pediatric cardiologist

Dr. Ana C. Coll is a specialist in providing comprehensive care for babies, children, adolescents and young adults with heart conditions. With more than 22 years of experience, she specializes in diagnosing, treating and preventing disorders ...

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