Reduced physical exercise and health-related quality of life after Fontan palliation.

@article{Hedlund2016ReducedPE,
  title={Reduced physical exercise and health-related quality of life after Fontan palliation.},
  author={Eva Hedlund and Bo P. W. Lundell and Li C Villard and Gunnar Sj{\"o}berg},
  journal={Acta paediatrica},
  year={2016},
  volume={105 11},
  pages={1322-1328}
}
AIM A growing number of patients with Fontan circulation are reaching adulthood, and there is increasing concern about their physical performance and quality of life. This study compared self-reported exercise and measured activity with quality of life in patients after Fontan palliation and healthy controls. METHODS Physical exercise during an average school week was reported by 30 Fontan circulation patients aged eight to 20 years, and 25 healthy controls, followed by accelerometer… CONTINUE READING

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