Right ventricular assessment - congenital lessons
S Thorne (Birmingham, UK) reviews the preoperative assessment of the right ventricle and the tricuspid valve, stressing the importance of protection of RV function in the long-term.
Adult congenital right heart problems
L Winslow (Manchester, UK) explains the mechanisms leading to right heart problems in the adult congenital population.
Paediatric surgery bleeding
H New (London, UK) presents highlights from a multicentre survey of blood component use in paediatric cardiac surgery.
Paediatric ECMO
R Firmin (Leicester, UK) presents an overview
GUCH transplant recipients
M Burch (London, UK) discusses cardiac transplantation in congenital heart patients.