November 25, 2013
congenital heart defects

Screenings for Critical Congenital Heart Defects

by James P Kyser, M.D. Critical congenital heart defects (CCHDs) are serious structural heart defects that occur in a very small number of newborns (the CDC […]
November 22, 2013
children exercising

Exercise is Safe for Most Children with Heart Disease

by Andrew W. Hoyer, M.D. Most children with congenital heart disease (CHD) will go on to lead normal healthy lives. Often, the condition is well-managed or […]
September 30, 2013
fetal heart test

A Review of Fetal Echocardiography

by Douglas H. King, M.D. One of the fastest growing areas within the discipline of pediatric cardiology is the study of fetal echocardiography. This particular discipline […]
June 3, 2013

Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Sudden Cardiac Death in a young person is a tragic and devastating event.  There are about 3,000 such deaths in the US every year, most of […]