CHD Patients Living Longer

Community Leader
Registered: 01-29-2002
CHD Patients Living Longer
Sun, 04-14-2013 - 12:53pm

Our kids are living in an exciting time.  Better surgeries and techniques, diagnostics, and understanding are allowing them to grow up and live longer.  In fact, doctors have had to come up with a whole new sub-specialty with doctors who treat adult chd patients.  Many hospitals have adult chd programs which are affiliated with their children's programs.  Here's an article which recently came out:

http://www.chron.com/news/nation-world/article/Pediatric-heart-patients-living-longer-4432370.php#src=fb