Medical and Obstetric Outcomes Among Pregnant Women With Congenital Heart Disease.

@article{Thompson2015MedicalAO,
  title={Medical and Obstetric Outcomes Among Pregnant Women With Congenital Heart Disease.},
  author={Jennifer Lynn Thompson and Elena V. Kuklina and Brian T. Bateman and William M. Callaghan and Andra H. James and Chad Aaron Grotegut},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2015},
  volume={126 2},
  pages={346-54}
}
OBJECTIVE To estimate nationwide trends in the prevalence of maternal congenital heart disease (CHD) and determine whether women with CHD are more likely than women without maternal CHD to have medical and obstetric complications. METHODS The 2000-2010 Nationwide Inpatient Sample was queried for International Classification of Diseases, 9th Revision, Clinical Modification codes to identify delivery hospitalizations of women with and without CHD. Trends in the prevalence of CHD were determined… CONTINUE READING