Bone quality and nutritional status in children with congenital heart defects.

Abstract

The aim of this study was to evaluate bone quality and nutritional status in children with congenital heart defects (CHDs) using quantitative ultrasound. A cross-sectional study was designed. A population-based sample of 75 children with CHD (age: 0--6yr) from the Department of Pediatric Cardiology at the National Cardiology Institute "Ignacio Chávez" was… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jocd.2011.11.001

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