Latest Congenital heart defect Stories
LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill., June 3 /PRNewswire/ -- A congenital heart defect survivor is pedaling his bike across America, beginning June 8, 2010, to raise awareness about congenital heart defects and raise $100,000 in research dollars for the Children's Heart Foundation (CHF). To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/childrensheartfoundation/44443/ (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100603/MM14402) "BIKE 4 CHF" -- the...
Although congenital heart disease represents the most common major birth defect, scientists have not previously identified the genes that give rise to it.
Was largest clinical trial to compare surgical treatments for congenital heart disease.
A trial on shunts used to direct blood flow to the lungs, led by researchers at the University of Michigan's C.S. Mott Children's Hospital, will lead to better outcomes for kids worldwide born with hypoplastic left heart syndrome, the most common severe heart birth defect.
Acting Very Early in Development, Tied to Commonest Birth Defect PHILADELPHIA and ANN ARBOR, Mich., May 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Although congenital heart disease represents the most common major birth defect, scientists have not previously identified the common variation in the genes that give rise to it.
Research sheds light on early embryogenesis, genetic disease.
A new study shows that people with a common heart defect may also be more likely to have brain aneurysms.
Vitamin A is a key regulator in embryonic heart formation
Parents of children who were diagnosed with heart defects as infants, a condition known as congenital heart disease, can help manage their child's condition by seeking treatment and planning for a lifetime of follow-up care, said an expert at Baylor College of Medicine.
Congenital heart defects are leading cause of infant and newborn death, yet often go undetected CROMWELL, Conn., Feb.
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