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Mortality in infants with cardiovascular malformations.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21748291     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
CONCLUSIONS: A total of 10.4% of infants who died had a cardiovascular malformation and two-thirds of deaths were due to the malformation or its treatment. Mortality declined due to increasing termination of pregnancy and improved survival after operation.
Authors:
Christopher Wren; Claire A Irving; Josephine Amanda Griffiths; John J O'Sullivan; Milind P Chaudhari; Simon R Haynes; Jon H Smith; J R Leslie Hamilton; Asif Hasan
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't     Date:  2011-07-12
Journal Detail:
Title:  European journal of pediatrics     Volume:  171     ISSN:  1432-1076     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur. J. Pediatr.     Publication Date:  2012 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-01-16     Completed Date:  2012-09-11     Revised Date:  2013-05-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7603873     Medline TA:  Eur J Pediatr     Country:  Germany    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  281-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Paediatric Cardiology, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE7 7DN, UK. christopher.wren@nuth.nhs.uk
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Abortion, Eugenic / statistics & numerical data
Cardiovascular Abnormalities / complications,  genetics,  mortality*,  surgery
Cardiovascular Surgical Procedures / mortality
Cause of Death
Congenital Abnormalities / epidemiology
England / epidemiology
Female
Genetic Diseases, Inborn / epidemiology
Humans
Infant
Infant Mortality / trends*
Infant, Newborn
Pregnancy
Comments/Corrections
Comment In:
Eur J Pediatr. 2012 Dec;171(12):1861; author reply 1863   [PMID:  23052614 ]

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