The 2017 guidelines identified a group of children whose CV risk may have been underestimated using older guidelines.
ODS is not associated with increased risk for adverse events among carefully selected patients.
Lower-complexity ACHD associated with increased CVD risk regardless of conventional risk factors.
From 2010 to 2016, an average of 283,000 children sought care in EDs for traumatic brain injuries.
All 50 states and the District of Columbia have implemented newborn screening policies for critical congenital heart disease.
Maternal use of ondansetron during the first trimester of pregnancy was not found to be associated with cardiac or congenital malformation in offspring but may be linked to oral cleft development.
Projected increases in maternal heat exposure may result in increased congenital heart defect burden.
Although congenital heart defects are more frequent in offspring of mothers with overweight or obesity, the relationship between maternal overweight and obesity and risk for complex and specific heart defects is not well defined.
The pea-sized device is a self-expanding wire mesh that is inserted through an incision in the leg and guided through vessels to the heart, where it is placed to seal the opening.
Overall long-term transplant-free survival in repaired Tetralogy of Fallot is favorable.