Resources

  • References


    Aortic regurgitation. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed. Updated November 10, 2012. Accessed May 8, 2013.


    Aortic valve stenosis (AS) and aortic insufficiency (AI). American Heart Association website. Available at:
    http://www.heart.org/idc/groups/heart-public/@wcm/@hcm/documents/downloadable/ucm%5F307649.pdf. Published 2009. Accessed May 8, 2013.


    Coarctation of aorta. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed.
    Updated June 28, 2012. Accessed May 8, 2013.


    Congenital heart defects. Nemours KidsHealth.org website. Available at:
    http://www.kidshealth.org/parent/medical/heart/congenital%5Fheart%5Fdefects.html
    . Updated January 2012. Accessed May 8, 2013.


    Scognamiglio R, Rahimtoola SH, Fasoli G, Nistri S, Dalla Volta S. Nifedipine in asymptomatic patients with severe aortic regurgitation and normal left ventricular function.
    N Engl J Med.
    1994;331:689.


    What are congenital heart defects? National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute website. Available at:
    http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/dci/Diseases/chd/chd%5Fwhat.html.
    Accessed May 8, 2013.

  • Resources

    American Heart Association

    http://www.heart.org

    National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

    http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov

  • Canadian Resources

    Public Health Agency of Canada

    http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca

    Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada

    http://www.heartandstroke.ca