Major complications fall by 12%, time on a ventilator declines by 13% among children in the cardiac ICU at PC4 hospitals.
Congenital Heart Disease
Hospitals around the country collaborate to significantly reduce cardiac arrest rates among children hospitalized with heart disease, according to findings presented at the American Heart Association meeting.
Academic research has long been characterized by silos and protective instincts.
Study shows simple communication tool helps triple the number of babies with congenital heart conditions who experience family bonding before medical interventions.
Therapeutic intervention may reduce maternal stress and improve coping and family relationships after parents learn their baby has a congenital heart disease.
Researchers report a key protein is affected during heart valve formation, in the first genomewide study of bicuspid aortic valve.