Pediatric Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Latest in Pediatric Cardiology & Heart Surgery

Mapping a Way to Fewer Post-Cardiac Transplant Biopsies

Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging may offer a non-invasive alternative for assessing rejection.

Nuanced View of Steroid Treatment Emerges in Large Infant Heart Study

The research takes an economical approach that may encourage additional pediatric randomized controlled trials.

Niche Role for New Miniature VAD

Percutaneous Impella implantation introduced for eligible pediatric patients in select centers.

Prioritize Medical Information to Protect the Most Fragile Babies

New protocol for babies with hypoplastic left heart syndrome spotlights actionable echocardiography insights.

Preventing Strokes in Children with Sickle Cell

In the country hardest hit by sickle cell disease, clinicians learn and adopt new approaches.

Green Light for Heart Transplant in Children with Down Syndrome

Study shows equivalent outcomes with matched controls across multiple transplantation centers.

Transplant Team Examines Reluctance in Pediatric Organ Donation

Study launched to identify best consent practices for improving organ availability.

Improved Outlook for CDH in Newborns

Protocol changes reflect new research and revised treatment priorities.

The Cardiac Sequela of Maternal Diabetes

New research accentuates the critical role of pre-gestational counseling for healthier newborns.