|01/11/2013|| Minimally Invasive Congenital Heart Surgery|
See how this exciting concept has found application in treating birth defects of the heart.
|02/15/2011|| VSD Treatment Options|
Treatment options for this common birth defect of the heart are discussed.
|02/08/2012|| Ventricular Septal Defect|
A simple explanation of a birth defect caused by a hole between two ventricles of the heart.
|06/22/2007|| Pulmonary Autograft (Ross Operation) for Aortic Stenosis|
Using the patient's own pulmonary valve to replace a diseased aortic valve combines advantages of
a homograft with the benefits of using autologous tissue.
|08/02/2009 || Congenital Heart Disease and Pregnancy|
This article deals with the impact that birth defects of the heart have on the course of a pregnancy,
and discusses some specific conditions in pregnancy.
|10/12/1997|| Coarctation of the Aorta|
A short account of this disease that narrows the great artery of the body.
|12/07/1998|| Arterial Switch Operation for TGA|
A simple explanation of this elegant operation for transposed great arteries, a complex birth defect
of the heart.
|11/23/1999 || Palliative Operations for Tetralogy of Fallot|
A short account of the various shunt procedures that pave the way to later corrective surgery.
|09/14/2001|| Mustard Operation for TGA Options for RV failure|
Right ventricle failure in the long term is a limiting factor in the success of atrial switch for TGA. An
account of options available in this situation.
|09/07/2002|| Outcome after Mustard Operation for TGA|
The older atrial switch operation for TGA has many survivors. A look at what kind of outcome can
be expected for them.
|08/31/2002|| Ebstein's Anomaly|
A simple description of this complex cyanotic heart disease and methods of it's treatment.
|08/17/2004|| Patent Ductus Arteriosus|
A look at a common birth defect of the heart, an abnormal connection between the two great
arteries the aorta and pulmonary artery.