Poor post-operative growth in infants with two-ventricle physiology.

@article{Anderson2011PoorPG,
  title={Poor post-operative growth in infants with two-ventricle physiology.},
  author={Jeffrey B. Anderson and Bradley Scott Marino and Sharon Y Irving and J. Felipe Garc{\'i}a-Espa{\~n}a and Chitra Ravishankar and Virginia A. Stallings and Barbara Medoff-Cooper},
  journal={Cardiology in the young},
  year={2011},
  volume={21 4},
  pages={421-9}
}
BACKGROUND Adequate nutritional support is essential for normal infant growth and development. Infants with congenital cardiac disease are known to be at risk for growth failure. We sought to describe perioperative growth in infants undergoing surgical repair of two-ventricle congenital cardiac disease and assess for predictors of their pattern of growth.Materials and methodsFull-term infants who underwent surgical repair of two-ventricle congenital cardiac disease at a single institution were… CONTINUE READING

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