Heart Defect News and Research

RSS
Administering steroids during heart surgery does not improve post-operative outcomes in infants

Administering steroids during heart surgery does not improve post-operative outcomes in infants

Blood test uses artificial intelligence and biomarkers to prenatally detect fetal congenital heart defects

Blood test uses artificial intelligence and biomarkers to prenatally detect fetal congenital heart defects

Watch: Their baby died. The medical bills haunted them.

Watch: Their baby died. The medical bills haunted them.

Shattered dreams and bills in the millions: Losing a baby in America

Shattered dreams and bills in the millions: Losing a baby in America

Researchers find mechanisms behind the development of congenital birth defect

Researchers find mechanisms behind the development of congenital birth defect

Integrating mental health support with routine care is essential for people with congenital heart defects

Integrating mental health support with routine care is essential for people with congenital heart defects

New project to bring high-quality fetal ultrasound to developing countries

New project to bring high-quality fetal ultrasound to developing countries

High blood pressure genes improve outcomes after congenital heart defect repair surgery

High blood pressure genes improve outcomes after congenital heart defect repair surgery

People with congenital heart defect hospitalized for COVID-19 are at highest risk of severe illness

People with congenital heart defect hospitalized for COVID-19 are at highest risk of severe illness

Eight-week campaign to promote research and increase awareness about heart disease

Eight-week campaign to promote research and increase awareness about heart disease

Novel approach pinpoints genetic variants involved in congenital heart disease

Novel approach pinpoints genetic variants involved in congenital heart disease

Anti-SARS-CoV-2 antibodies suggested to be safe to use in pregnancy

Anti-SARS-CoV-2 antibodies suggested to be safe to use in pregnancy

Women born with heart defects can safely become pregnant and give birth to healthy babies

Women born with heart defects can safely become pregnant and give birth to healthy babies

Drug developed at Duke is approved by FDA as only therapy for congenital athymia

Drug developed at Duke is approved by FDA as only therapy for congenital athymia

First-ever endoscopic "triple valve" surgery in the U.S. performed at UC Medical Center

First-ever endoscopic "triple valve" surgery in the U.S. performed at UC Medical Center

Researchers find new insight on the link between a gene and congenital heart disease

Researchers find new insight on the link between a gene and congenital heart disease

Surgery to correct congenital heart disease linked to increased risk of adult hypertension

Surgery to correct congenital heart disease linked to increased risk of adult hypertension

Push is on for states to ban organ transplant discrimination

Push is on for states to ban organ transplant discrimination

Microchip can help scientists study the regenerative potential of mice heart cells

Microchip can help scientists study the regenerative potential of mice heart cells

Authors demonstrate process of misdiagnosis to improve the understanding of congenital heart defect

Authors demonstrate process of misdiagnosis to improve the understanding of congenital heart defect