Resources

  • References


    Baylor College of Medicine. Atrial septal defect. Baylor College of Medicine website. Available at:
    http://www.debakeydepartmentofsurgery.org/home/content.cfm?proc%5Fname=atrial+septum+defect+repaircontent%5Fid=274. Updated April 2010. Accessed April 21, 2010.


    Cardiothoracic Surgery. Atrial septal defect (ASD). Cardiothoracic Surgery website. Available at:
    http://www.cts.usc.edu/atrialseptaldefect.html. Accessed April 21, 2010.


    Children’s Hospital Boston. Atrial septal defect. Children’s Hospital Boston website. Available at:
    http://www.childrenshospital.org/az/Site477/mainpageS477P0.html. Accessed April 21, 2010.


    Cincinnati Children’s Hospital. Open-heart surgery. Cincinnati Children’s Hospital website. Available at:
    http://www.cincinnatichildrens.org/health/heart-encyclopedia/treat/surg/open.htm. Updated July 2009. Accessed April 21, 2010.


    Cornell University. Taking care of your child after heart surgery. Cornell University website. Available at:
    http://www-users.med.cornell.edu/~spon/picu/parents/peddcwd.htm. Updated November 2001. Accessed April 21, 2010.


    Cove Point Foundation. Atrial septal defect. Cove Point Foundation website. Available at:
    http://www.pted.org/?id=atrialseptal4. Updated April 2009. Accessed April 21, 2010.


    Durham L, Mendelsohn A. Atrial septal defects: surgical and transcatheter management. Congenital Heart Information Network website. Available at:
    http://tchin.org/resource%5Froom/c%5Fart%5F14.htm. Updated May 2003. Accessed April 21, 2010.


    Kids Health. Atrial septal defect. Kids Health website. Available at:
    http://kidshealth.org/parent/medical/heart/asd.html#. Accessed April 21, 2010.

  • Resources

    American Heart Association

    http://www.americanheart.org/

    National Library of Medicine

    http://www.nlm.nih.gov/

  • Canadian Resources