During Cardiology 2012, original research was presented from more than 30 cardiac programs in the U.S. and abroad. More than 150 poster presentations were featured at this year’s conference.
Dr. Peter Aziz, pediatric electrophysiologist at the Cleveland Clinic, talks about the research he presented on sports participation in children with Long QT Syndrome.
Nancy Burnham, a nurse in the Cardiac Center at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, talks about her research on recreation and leisure activities for school-aged children with CHD following infant heart surgery.
Jake Chatzky, a senior from Briarcliff High School in West Chester, NY, presents a research project he conducted on the relationship of exercise performance and neurological development in children with CHD.
Dr. Anita Saxena, professor of Cardiology at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences in New Delhi, presents research on the utility of pulse oximetry and bedside echocardiography in infants to identify critical heart defects.
Dr. Matthew Elias from The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia discusses his research on the prevalence of electrocardiogram screening and cardiac diagnoses in apparent life-threatening events in children.
Dr. Lubica Kovacikova, a pediatric cardiac intensivist from the National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases, Bratislava, discusses her research on the impact of Trisomy 21 on the perioperative course and surgical outcome on patients with complete Atrioventricular Septal Defect.
Coleeta Davis, clinical nurse educator in the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, presents her research on a color-based clinical acuity level system for CICU staff.
Katie Nelson, a nurse practitioner from the C.S. Mott Children's Hospital at the University of Michigan, discusses her research on oral feeding at discharge following the Norwood procedure for hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS).
Dr. Lindsay Rogers, a cardiology fellow at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, discusses her abstract on 18 years of the Fontan operation at a single institution.
Heather Hanson, a physical therapist at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and a member of the NeuroCardiac Care Program team, talks about her research on the initiation of the NeuroCardiac Care Program.
Rohan Shirali, a senior from Academic Magnet High School in Charleston, SC, presents a research project on the effects of music on children across states of health and disease.
Julie Slicker, clinical dietician specialist from Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, talks about the research she presented on feeding protocols for infants with hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS) from birth through the time between stage 1 and stage 2 surgeries.
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