The CHiP Network

January 2024

Relevant news and articles for Congenital Heart and Pediatric Cardiac Professionals
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What's Been Happening?

9 Expenses That Remain in Retirement

Physician on Fire

Five emerging medical specialties you’ve never heard of — until now



Potent new pill provides COVID relief for the masses


We Are in a Big Covid Wave. But Just How Big?

New York Times

Updated Case Definition of MIS-C and Implications for Clinical Care


COVID-19 vaccines don’t cause leprosy, aren’t responsible for leprosy cases in Florida

Health Feeback

Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine significantly protected children, adolescents during pandemic

Contemporary Pediatrics

Global study reveals varied intention to receive monkeypox vaccine: 61% prevalence worldwide

News Medical Life Sciences


Pediatric Cardiology

‘Across the board’ benefits seen with acoramidis for transthyretin amyloid cardiomyopathy


Interaction between clinicians and artificial intelligence to detect fetal atrioventricular septal defects on ultrasound: how can we optimize collaborative performance?

Pub Med

AI-driven study redefines right heart health assessment with novel predictive model

Medical Xpress

Massive Pulmonary Arteriovenous Malformation as a Cause of Fetal Heart Failure



Fetal Cardiology

Three-dimensional/four-dimensional spatiotemporal image correlation morphology of the ductus arteriosus in fetuses with pulmonary atresia undergoing neonatal ductal stenting

Annals of Pediatric Cardiology

Coronary arteries in the fetal heart – a pictorial review

Prenatal Cardiology


Children's Hospital

Over half of children with out-of-hospital cardiac arrest experience 1 adverse safety event

Contemporary Pediatrics

AI spots signs of rheumatic heart disease in echocardiograms as well as cardiologists

Cardiovascular Business

High blood pressure isn’t an adult-only condition

Health enews

Pediatric Heart Network names medical school a core site for heart disease research

Washington University School of Medicine in St.Louis

Helping aspiring clinicians understand a virtual heart before they work with a real one

Medical Xpress

Comorbidity of behavioral problems and parental acceptance-rejection in children diagnosed with chest discomfort, palpitations, vasovagal syncope, and underlying heart disease: a multiple case-control study

BMC Psychiatry

Duke Health Breakthrough: World's First Growing Partial Heart Transplant Unveils Revolutionary Pediatric Cardiac Solution

Tech Times

How doctors are using AI to diagnose a hidden heart condition in kids

The Washington Post

New study reveals gaps in out-of-hospital emergency care for cardiac arrest in kids

Medical Xpress


Health Academics and Politics

8TH Annual marinemax yatch gala raises more than $407,000 for Golisano Children's hospital

Hospital News

Healthy Heart Habits for Children

Milwaukee Courier

Tiny Stents and Big Adventures: Hybrid Surgery Gives a Heart a Chance




Genetic Cardiomyopathy: Get to the Heart of Family Risk

Medscape Pediatrics

Deficiency of Transcription Factor SP1 Contributes to Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Circulation Research


Marfan/ Aortopathy

Robotic Revolution in Surgery: Diverse Applications Across Specialties and Future Prospects Review Article



Adult Congenital Heart Disease

Non-syndromic Parachute Mitral Valve “When the Valve Dives in”: Case Report and Review of the Literature


Simultaneous Identification of Unroofed Coronary Sinus Atrial Septal Defect and Atrial Septal Defect Secundum Using Cardiac Computed Tomography Angiography


The Unrepaired Tetralogy of Fallot: A Tale of Delayed Presentation and Limited Access to Care



General Interest

Modern plant based foods sees rising interest in innovative vegan kaviar and sausage less roles


Should Big Tech get the utility treatment? Courts may soon decide

The Washington Post


International Cardiology News

Multidisciplinary Panel of Experts From Prominent Cardiovascular Societies Advocate for Broader Adoption of IVUS in Peripheral Interventions to Improve Patient Care

Cath Lab Digest

Study: Patients With New or Worsened Heart Ailment After COVID-19 Vaccination Had Preexisting Conditions

Cath Lab Digest

Global Cardiac Bio Implant Devices Market Size and Forecast Report 2023: A $60+ Billion Industry by 2030 - Growing Attractiveness of Bio-implant Treatments Bolsters Growth -

The Manchester Times

Congenital Cardiology Today - Latest Issue

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CHIP Network Partner Organizations

Adult Congenital Heart Association

Association for European Pediatric and Congenital Cardiology

Asia Pacific Society for ACHD

Asia Pacific Pediatric Cardiac Society

British Congenital Cardiac AssociationCanadian Adult Congenital Heart Network

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta

Children's National Medical Center

Congenital Cardiac Anesthesia Society

Congenital Cardiology Today

Congenital Heart Surgeons Society

International Society for Adult Congenital Heart Disease

Iranian Society of Pediatric Cardiology

Japanese Society for ACHD

Johns Hopkins All Children's Heart Institute

Pediatric and Congenital Electrophysiology Society

Pediatric Cardiac Society of India

Pediatric Cardiac Society of South Africa

Pan Arab Congenital Heart Disease Association



The Royal Brompton Hospital

Turkish Association of Pediatric Cardiology and Pediatric Cardiac Surgery

World Congress of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery

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Varun Aggarwal, MD

President & Editor-in-Chief

The CHiP Network

Yajaira Diaz, MD

News Links Editor

The CHiP Network

Dr. Gary Webb
1/3/43 - 10/19/21
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