Non-cardiac co-morbidities in adults with inherited and congenital heart disease
: report from a single center experience of more than 800 consecutive patients.
We included 514 neonates in the study who were referred to tertiary care facility with suspicion of congenital heart disease
. Out of which 70 (13.61%) had echo-cardio graphically confirmed congenital heart disease
A study importantly demonstrated that it is not just those patients with cyanotic congenital heart disease
that are at increased risk of CKD but also non-cyanotic, and changes occur fairly early in adulthood with a mean age at assessment of 36 +- 14 years24.
"Children's National Medical Centre is bringing to Healthpoint the outpatient evaluation of children with known or suspected congenital heart disease
. Through a visiting doctor programme, Healthpoint will be able to offer paediatric cardiology consultations including a history, physical examination, electrocardiogram, echocardiogram, Holter monitoring and advanced imaging such as CT angiograms of the heart.
Universal Pulse Oximetry Screening for early detection of Critical Congenital Heart Disease
. Clin Med Insights Pediatr 2016; 10: 35-41.
National Center for Health Statistics and calculated that infant mortality in 2013, compared with 2006, included roughly 100 fewer infant deaths attributable to congenital heart disease
, a statistically significant difference, after adjustment for differences in variables between the 2 years that could affect mortality, including gestational ages at delivery, birth weight, maternal age, race, ethnicity, and marital status.
In this study the most common associated malformation was found to be congenital heart disease
, which accounted for 69.5% of all associated malformations.
This gene expression could play a major role in congenital heart disease
BEIRUT: The Children's Heart Center at the American University of Beirut Medical Center has introduced a 3-D printing program to help with the treatment congenital heart disease
, the first such initiative in Lebanon.
SAN DIEGO -- Elevated symptoms of anxiety are markedly more common than depression in adults with congenital heart disease
, Lisa Deng reported at the annual meeting of the American College of Cardiology
The centre will provide children, including newborn babies and adults born with congenital heart disease
, with the highest standards of care.