October 1, 2012
: Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
Five articles regarding the Pediatric Heart Network's Single Ventricle Reconstruction Trial
Coauthors include Mario Stylianou, Ph.D., Jonathan R. Kaltman, M.D., and Gail D. Pearson, M.D., Sc.D., NHLBI
The Single Ventricle Reconstruction (SVR) trial was supported by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) as part of the NHLBI-funded Pediatric Heart Network.
May 26, 2010
Newer Heart Surgery for Infants Offers First-Year Survival Benefit over Traditional Procedure
Infants born with a severely underdeveloped heart who undergo a newer surgical procedure are more likely to survive their first year and not require a heart transplant than those who have a more traditional surgical procedure, according to a report by researchers supported by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), which is part of the National Institutes of Health.
October 6, 2008
NIH Launches New Web Site for Parents on Medical Research Studies for Children
A new Web site from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), "Children and Clinical Studies" (www.ChildrenAndClinicalStudies.nhlbi.nih.gov), offers parents and health care providers an insider's guide to children's medical research and how clinical studies in youth are conducted.
February 13, 2004
NHLBI Awards $68 to Fund Clinical Centers in Pediatric Heart Disease
The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), one of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has awarded grants to four centers to accelerate research aimed at understanding heart development and treating pediatric heart disease.