Congenital Heart Disease and Pediatric Cardiology

Managing Blood Cholesterol Levels in Women

Sidney C. Smith, Jr., MD interviews Lynne Braun, PhD, CNP about what the 2018 Guideline for the Management of Blood Cholesterol recommends as optimal treatment for women.

Science News

Corticosteroids Added to Initial Intravenous Immunoglobulin Treatment for the Prevention of Coronary Artery Abnormalities in High‐Risk Patients With Kawasaki Disease
More school, less heart disease? Researchers keep finding evidence
Interstage Home Monitoring for Infants With Single Ventricle Heart Disease
What do heart patients need to know about COVID-19 now?
Medical Marijuana, Recreational Cannabis, and Cardiovascular Health

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