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Single Ventricle Outcome

2014-08-27 03:45:28 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The objective of this research proposal is to perform an ongoing single institution prospective clinical trial examining the overall clinical outcome of children with single ventricle physiology.

Description

Congenital disease is the most common cause for infant death from a birth defect. Approximately 30,000 infants are born each year with congenital heart defects.Over one-third of those babies will require cardiac surgery. A particularly lethal cardiac defect is one with single ventricle physiology. The objective of this research proposal is to perform an ongoing single institution prospective clinical trial examining the overall clinical outcome of children with single ventricle physiology.

Study Design

Observational Model: Defined Population, Observational Model: Natural History, Time Perspective: Longitudinal, Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Heart Disease, Congenital

Location

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
Atlanta
Georgia
United States
30322

Status

Completed

Source

Emory University

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:45:28-0400

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