Thesis for doctoral degree (phd) 2018 transition from child health care to adult health care for adolescents with congenital heart disease åsa burström. Smith, laura (2014) analysis of genetic mutations contributing to congenital heart defects in an enu induced mouse model master's thesis, university of pittsburgh (unpublis. Congenital heart defects are heart problems present at birth they happen when the heart does not develop normally before birth about 8 out of every 1,000 infants are born with one or more heart or circulatory problems doctors usually do not know the cause of congenital heart defects, but they do. Abstract identifying ecg clusters in congenital heart disease by emily hendryx this thesis presents a method of clustering ecg morphologies for the identi ca. Sullivan, kathryn j coping patterns among parents of children with congenital heart diseasemaster's thesis east carolina university, january 2011.
A collection of cardiology information, resources and cme activities on medscape. Living with a congenital heart disease - adolescents' and young adults' experiences doctoral thesis: keywords: congenital heart disease health hermeneutics. Breastfeeding infants with congenital heart disease by rachel r rickman a thesis submitted to the faculty of the university of delaware in partial.
Accurately tracking congenital heart defects (chds) is the first step in preventing them and reducing their effect information from tracking systems provides a basis for research below is a summary of cdc's chd tracking and research work tracking: birth defects tracking systems identify babies. Introduction congenital heart disease (chd) is the most common congenital disorder in newborns critical chd, defined as requiring surgery or catheter-based intervention in the first year of life (), occurs in approximately 25 percent of those with chd [. Heart diseases a complete 7 page research paper containing in-depth information on the subject of heart disease included in the discussion are congenital disorders, problems of the pericardium, problems of the myocardium, and endocardial disease. Congenital heart disease (chd) is among the most common congenital abnormalities and thesis, we aimed to identify new potentially modi able risk factors for chds. Catheterization in children with congenital heart disease 4 early lactate clearance for predicting in-hospital mortality in title (plan of thesis) (session 2016.
Disruptions in cardiac development cause congenital heart disease, the most prevalent and deadly congenital malformation in the mature heart this thesis aimed. Western university [email protected] electronic thesis and dissertation repository november 2014 pregestational diabetes and congenital heart defects: role of reactive oxygen species. The association between illness perceptions, resilience, and health risk behaviours in young adults with congenital heart disease this thesis would not be. Search for dissertations about: congenital heart disease showing result 1 - 5 of 44 swedish dissertations containing the words congenital heart disease 1. The prevalence of congenital heart diseases among down's syndrome children in diwaniyah determining the prevalence and type of congenital heart disease.
1 perceived health competence, risk knowledge, and self-management behaviors in adolescents and young adults with congenital heart disease research thesis. Among the families i spoke with, there is a strong connection between the recent history of violence in iraq and congenital heart disease this thesis is largely an attempt to understand the uses and implications of this connection between sickness and violence for iraqi families pursuing treatment through an international non-governmental. Database methods for copy number variant analysis of one hundred disease associated genes in human congenital heart disease author maureen e tuffnell , marquette university. Tetralogy of fallot research papers on tetralogy of fallot examine one of the most common congenital heart defects that impacts every 2,000 children born.
The word congenital means existing at birth the terms congenital heart defect and congenital heart disease are often used to mean the same thing, but defect is more accurate this kind of heart ailment is a defect or abnormality, not a disease a congenital heart defect (chd. Genetic variation in down syndrome associated congenital heart defects locke, adam permission granted by the author to include this thesis or dissertation in. 3 method this master thesis is a literature review based on several studies and scientific literature concerning patients with congenital heart disease.