Pediatric Cardiology

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New physical activity guidelines encourage movement ‘anytime, anywhere’

November 12, 2018

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Children with poor aerobic fitness accumulate type 2 diabetes, CVD risk factors faster

November 8, 2018
Children with poor aerobic fitness in relationship to their total body mass had significantly higher risk for developing risk factors tied to type 2 diabetes and…
In the Journals

Coronary artery compression becoming more common in children with epicardial leads

November 7, 2018
There was a higher rate of coronary artery compression in children with epicardial leads than was reported in the literature, according to a study published in…
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Exercise alters baroreflex sensitivity in adolescents

October 22, 2018
There was a decrease in baroreflex sensitivity in adolescents 5 minutes after exercise regardless of exercise intensity, according to a study published in Experimental
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Post-Discharge VTE Thromboprophylaxis: Time Is of the Essence

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Portola Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Venous thromboembolism (VTE) is a significant health care burden. Approximately 900,000 events occur annually in the…
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VIDEO: Factors linked with cardiac dysfunction in children with neonatal lupus

November 10, 2017
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