For children born with congenital heart defects, what kind of specialized care will they need throughout their lives? Congenital heart disease is the most common birth defect and often requires surgery as a newborn, infant, or any time in childhood. All children born with congenital heart disease require regular visitsRead More →

This article was originally published here Cardiol Young. Sep 27, 2021: 1-6. doi: 10.1017 / S1047951121003887. Online ahead of print. ABSTRACT INTRODUCTION: Congenital heart disease (CHD) is the most common birth defect. Patients with coronary artery disease have a higher morbidity and mortality rate and are at greater risk ofRead More →

Teacher. Stephen Brown Photo: Supplied Free State University (UFS) pediatric heart specialist Professor Stephen Brown is leading a collaborative initiative to save the lives of children with heart defects in the Free State. This involves the UFS, the Mother and Child Academic Hospital (Macah) Foundation and the Discovery Fund. TheRead More →