Evaluation of growth and neurodevelopment in children with congenital heart disease

Polat S., Okuyaz C., Hallioglu O., Mert E., Makharoblidze K.

PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL, vol.53, no.3, pp.345-349, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 53 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1442-200x.2010.03230.x
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.345-349
  • Keywords: congenital heart disease, developmental screening, growth, WEIGHT HEIGHT VELOCITY, DIFFICULTIES, PERFORMANCE, STANDARDS, MATURITY, INFANTS, BIRTH, FAT, AGE
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: No


Background: Children with congenital heart disease are under risk of delayed growth and development. We evaluated physical growth parameters and neurodevelopment in these patients in comparison with normal children and examined the effect of hemodynamic status.