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  1. Content type: Research article

    Specialist multi-disciplinary care improves outcomes of Adult Congenital Heart Disease (ACHD) patients. Following the NHS England Congenital Heart Disease standards review, the aim is to deliver high quality, ...

    Authors: Georgina Ooues, Paul Clift, Sarah Bowater, Sayqa Arif, Andrew Epstein, Neeraj Prasad, Dawn Adamson, Mandy Cummings, Charles Spencer, Paul Woodmansey, Jenny Borley, Thomas Ingram, Adrian Morley-Davies, William Roberts, Najmi Qureshi, Susan Hawkesford…

    Citation: Journal of Congenital Cardiology 2018 2:7

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  2. Content type: Case Report

    Congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries (ccTGA) is a rare anomaly comprising a minimal portion of congenital heart disease cases. Some patients are not identified until adulthood. A minority...

    Authors: Casondra Moore and Abdulfatah Osman

    Citation: Journal of Congenital Cardiology 2018 2:6

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  3. Content type: Research article

    Limited data are available on the increase in cardiac troponin after transcatheter closure of interatrial septal defects, and the mechanism is not fully understood. The aim with the study was to examine retros...

    Authors: Joanna Hlebowicz, Johan Holm, Nazim Isma and Ulf Thilén

    Citation: Journal of Congenital Cardiology 2018 2:4

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  4. Content type: Review

    Cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging has several advantages over other imaging modalities in adult patients with congenital heart disease. Limitations remain however, in the assessment of myocardial functi...

    Authors: Ahmed M. Dardeer, Lucy Hudsmith, Roman Wesolowski, Paul Clift and Richard P. Steeds

    Citation: Journal of Congenital Cardiology 2018 2:3

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  5. Content type: Case Report

    Medical management and surgical interventions for the lymphatic disorders chylothorax and plastic bronchitis are often unsuccessful. Single center data suggest that thoracic duct embolization is a more efficac...

    Authors: Mitchell A Luangrath, Jason Pinchot and Luke J. Lamers

    Citation: Journal of Congenital Cardiology 2018 2:2

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  6. Content type: Case Report

    Fetuses with hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS) and intact interatral septum (IS) have a high perinatal mortality due to the impossibility to guarantee oxygenation at birth. The most effective way to manag...

    Authors: Matteo Ciuffreda, Paolo Ferrero, Elena Ciriello, Simona Marcora, Luisa Patanè and Nicola Strobelt

    Citation: Journal of Congenital Cardiology 2018 2:1

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  7. Content type: Research article

    The SWEDish registry of CONgenital heart disease is a Swedish national quality register for collecting data on pediatric and adult (GUCH) patients with congenital heart diseases that aims to improve medical pr...

    Authors: Amanda Bodell, Gudrun Björkhem, Ulf Thilén and Estelle Naumburg

    Citation: Journal of Congenital Cardiology 2017 1:11

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  8. Content type: Research article

    Pregnancy in women with Fontan physiology poses a significant management challenge and is deemed high risk. The aim of this study is to describe short and long-term pregnancy outcomes in women who have undergo...

    Authors: Sayqa Arif, Aliyah Chaudhary, Paul F. Clift, R. Katie Morris, Tara J. Selman, Sarah E. Bowater, Lucy E. Hudsmith, Peter J. Thompson and Sara A. Thorne

    Citation: Journal of Congenital Cardiology 2017 1:10

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  9. Content type: Review

    Triadin-1, encoded by TRDN, is an important component of the calcium release unit (CRU) in the sarcoplasmic reticulum of cardiac myocytes, interacting both with ryanodine receptors and calsequestrin. This article...

    Authors: Jules C. Hancox, Andrew F. James, Mark A. Walsh and Alan G. Stuart

    Citation: Journal of Congenital Cardiology 2017 1:9

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  10. Content type: Review

    A Fontan circulation is a series of palliative surgical procedures, which result in the diversion of the systemic venous return into pulmonary arterial circulation without passing through a ventricle. It is on...

    Authors: Michael Yeong, Will Loughborough, Mark Hamilton and Nathan Manghat

    Citation: Journal of Congenital Cardiology 2017 1:8

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  11. Content type: Review

    The imaging of pulmonary venous anatomy has traditionally been performed with echocardiography and catheter pulmonary angiography. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and notably multi-detector row computed tomog...

    Authors: Stephen Lyen, Shalini Wijesuriya, Eleanor Ngan-Soo, Helen Mathias, Michael Yeong, Mark Hamilton and Nathan Manghat

    Citation: Journal of Congenital Cardiology 2017 1:7

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  12. Content type: Research article

    Atrial arrhythmias (AA) are common in adults with congenital heart disease (ACHD). Although Intra-atrial Reentrant Tachycardia (IART) is well described in ACHD, Atrial Fibrillation (AF) is uncommon, but increa...

    Authors: Darryl Wan, Clara Tsui, Jasmine Grewal, Marla Kiess, Amanda Barlow, Derek Human, Andrew Krahn and Santabhanu Chakrabarti

    Citation: Journal of Congenital Cardiology 2017 1:6

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  13. Content type: Review

    Congenital heart disease (CHD) is one of the most common causes of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH), with a prevalence nearing that of idiopathic PAH in registries. Despite similarities in pulmonary vascu...

    Authors: Konstantinos Dimopoulos, Carl Harries and Lisa Parfitt

    Citation: Journal of Congenital Cardiology 2017 1:5

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  14. Content type: Research article

    To describe the institutional experience, technical aspects and outcome of stenting of the right ventricular outflow tract (RVOT) in the initial palliation of symptomatic patients with severely limited pulmona...

    Authors: D. Quandt, G. Penford, B. Ramchandani, V. Bhole, C. Mehta and O. Stumper

    Citation: Journal of Congenital Cardiology 2017 1:3

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  15. Content type: Review

    Pulmonary arterial hypertension is a condition associated with raised right heart pressures and subsequent remodelling of the right atrium and ventricle with relative preservation of left heart function. There...

    Authors: Ian Peter Temple

    Citation: Journal of Congenital Cardiology 2017 1:2

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