Neurodevelopmental Outcomes in Children With Congenital Heart Disease: Evaluation and Management

Published: July 30, 2012

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  • Children with congenital heart disease (CHD) are at greater risk of developmental disorders and delay.
  • The statement provides an algorithm for monitoring neurodevelopmental outcomes in high risk CHD patients.
  • Survivors of complex CHD are increasing in number; they represent a group who are at risk for neurodevelopmental disorders.