Adult Congenital Heart Disease (ACHD) | UK HealthCare - adult congenital disease


Adult Congenital Heart Disease adult congenital disease

Treating congenital heart defects in adults is to understand the continuum of the disease from its infancy. The Adult Congenital Heart Association brings together valuable research, training opportunities and standards of care to help you help your patients and further .

Understanding Your Adult Congenital Heart Disease Learn more about specific adult congenital heart conditions, how your heart works and key topics about living with ACHD such as pregnancy, preventing infection and travel. ACHA Q&As provide understandable information in question and answer formats.

Congenital heart disease is the most common birth defect in the U.S., but due to major advances in medical and surgical care, more than 90% of these patients are surviving into adulthood.