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Physical exercise in young patients with congenital heart disease.
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PMID:  22134469     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The aim of this paper is to clarify two important aspects about patients affected by congenital heart disease. Their functional status plays a dominant role in the definition of quality of life related to health status, because of its implication in working and recreational activities. In the first part, we explain their cardiovascular adaptation on exercise, based on pathology (Tetralogy of Fallot, transposition of great arteries, univentricular heart). In the second part, we explain the risk of sudden death from congenital heart disease due to exercise, because of electrical cardiac instability and/or the structural abnormalities of the cardiovascular parietal walls.
Authors:
L Dal Bianco; G Russo; F Bagato; R Resta; L Daliento
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Minerva cardioangiologica     Volume:  59     ISSN:  0026-4725     ISO Abbreviation:  Minerva Cardioangiol     Publication Date:  2011 Dec 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-12-02     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0400725     Medline TA:  Minerva Cardioangiol     Country:  Italy    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  555-67     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Cardiology Department, University of Padua, Padua, Italy - luciano.daliento@unipd.it.
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