Adults with congenital heart disease undergoing first surgery: prevalence and outcomes at a tertiary hospital.

@article{Mello2012AdultsWC,
  title={Adults with congenital heart disease undergoing first surgery: prevalence and outcomes at a tertiary hospital.},
  author={Gustavo Alves de Mello and Jehorvan Lisboa Carvalho and Jos{\'e} Augusto Baucia and Jos{\'e} Magalh{\~a}es Filho},
  journal={Revista brasileira de cirurgia cardiovascular : orgao oficial da Sociedade Brasileira de Cirurgia Cardiovascular},
  year={2012},
  volume={27 4},
  pages={
          529-34
        }
}
INTRODUCTION Surgical treatment of congenital heart disease in adults showed a significant growth in recent years. But even so, the number of patients who reach adulthood without adequate surgical treatment remains high. OBJECTIVE To demonstrate the results and hospital diagnoses of adult patients with congenital heart disease underwent the first surgery. METHODS A retrospective analysis of records of patients operated for correction of congenital heart disease and age greater than or equal… CONTINUE READING

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