Getting involved in research  – congenital heart disease

Getting involved in research – congenital heart disease

Every year over 5,000 babies in the UK are born with congenital heart disease we define congenital heart disease as a disease of the heart that is identified before birth or present at birth imaging research has been key to advances in care and has led to more children with heart conditions surviving into adulthood […]

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Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome (HLHS): Stage Three - Fontan Procedure

Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome (HLHS): Stage Three – Fontan Procedure

The Heart Center at NationwideChildren's is dedicated to the unique needs of single ventricle patients suchas those with hypoplastic left heart syndrome. If your child had a hybridstage two or comparable stage two procedure for this condition, he or shewill receive a third procedure called the Fontan procedure. The goal of thestage three Fontan procedure […]

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Assessing and Managing Stroke Risk in Adult Congenital Heart Disease

Assessing and Managing Stroke Risk in Adult Congenital Heart Disease

hello everyone i'm dr. melissa lyall cardiology fellow at mayo clinic today we will be discussing how to assess stroke risk in patients with adult congenital heart disease i'm joined by my colleague dr. Nassir Amash professor of medicine and dr. christopher macleod associate professor of medicine who both specialize in this area thank you […]

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