Cardiac Neurodevelopmental Clinic: Redefining Outcomes for Congenital Heart Disease
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Elizabeth Willen, PhD
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Though mortality is the traditionally recognized measure of quality in children undergoing surgery for complex congenital heart disease, the Cardiac Neurodevelopmental Program at Children’s Mercy is seeking to redefine outcomes measures for this pediatric population.
The program coordinated by the Ward Family Heart Center, is one of just a handful of innovative programs across the nation designed to help these children and their families deal with the sequelae of complex congenital heart disease.
Elizabeth Willen, PhD is here to discuss the Cardiac Neurodevelopmental Program at Children’s Mercy.
Smith, Michael and Willen, Elizabeth J., "Cardiac Neurodevelopmental Clinic: Redefining Outcomes for Congenital Heart Disease" (2015). Transformational Pediatrics Podcast. 17.