McMaster University

McMaster University


Orientation & Objectives

Resources/Useful Websites



  • Pediatric cardiology for practitioners - Myung K Park.
  • How to read Pediatric ECG - Myung K Park, Warren G Guntheroth.
  • Nelson textbook of Pediatrics.
  • Fundamentals of Congenital heart disease- This book is available in the department. Resident can borrow during the rotation.
  • Diagnosis of Congenital heart disease, heart murmurs and beyond- Available as a CD in the department. This can also be borrowed on a short term basis.


  • Infectious endocarditis updated guidelines- Pediatrics and child health: vol 14, no.3: March 2009. Article here
  • Chest pain in children/Adolescents-Pediatrics in review 2010;31;e1-e9.
  • Heart failure in infants and children-Pediatrics in review 2010;31,4-12.
  • Myocarditis in infants and children - Pediatrics and child health 2001; 6(8): 543-545
  • Physical activity participation in youth with surgically corrected congenital heart disease-Pediatrics and child health 2009; 14(3):167-170
  • Constrictive pericarditis-Uptodate 2011
  • Decreasing the burden of cardiovascular disease in childhood cancer survivors: An update for the pediatrician. Eur J Pediatr, accepted for publication 8 Jan 2013. Article here



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