Follow-up of Heart Disease Surgery Patients

What we are studying

The purpose of this research study is to determine the long term heart function after undergoing cardiac surgery.

Who we are studying

  • Men and Women
  • Races:
    • White
    • African American
    • Asian
    • American Indian or Alaska Native
    • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
    • Other
  • All Ethnicities
  • All Ages

Eligibility Criteria

  • All patients (infants children and adults) undergoing cardiac surgery to repair or improve a condition associated with Congenital Heart Disease (CHD)

What is involved

  • Transthoracic echocardiography at 3 time points in year one then every year



Contact Information

Study Coordinator
Dwight Deal

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