A pilot study will assess the effectiveness of milrinone in a small group of infants born with congenital diaphragmatic hernia.
Mandatory congenital heart disease screening in newborns was associated with a reduction in number of infant cardiac deaths.
Serum lipid profile changes were shown to occur within the first year of initiating antiretroviral therapy in children.
Bosentan has been approved for use in pediatric pulmonary arterial hypertension in children aged 3 years or older.
The American Academy of Pediatrics has released updated clinical practice guidelines for the diagnosis and management of hypertension in children.
The cardiovascular risk factors of high systolic blood pressure, high serum total cholesterol, and smoking were independently associated with worse cognitive performance in midlife.
Children aged 15-19 years appear to have the greatest risk of developing lone atrial fibrillation.
The AHA's statement focused on the epidemiology, genetics, pathogenesis, and long-term outcomes of Kawasaki disease.
All arrhythmic episodes were successfully converted, and no deaths were reported.
More than 40% of adolescents were found to have prehypertension or hypertension associated with higher body mass index.
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