Children's Heart Disease Research Paper by cee-cee

Children's Heart Disease
An analysis of the need for prevention of heart disease that begins during childhood.
# 108643 | 3,405 words | 12 sources | MLA | 2008 | US

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This paper discusses heart disease in children. It first looks at the improved technology in detecting and treating heart disease in children. In then looks at the fact that children who are obese or at risk for obesity show early signs of heart disease similar to obese adults with heart disease. The paper focuses on the need for prevention and treatment of heart disease that begins during childhood.

Sample of Sources Used:

  • American Heart Association. Congenital Heart Defects Fact Sheet. 25/10/2007
  • Ennis, Heather. New procedure little help for babies with lethal heart condition Medical Post. 41.9 (2005): 19
  • Lorch SM, Sharkey A. Myocardial Velocity, Strain, and Strain Rate Abnormalities in Healthy Obese Children. Journal of Cardiometabolic Syndrome.2.1 (2007) 30-34.
  • MacNeil, Jane Salodof Improved imaging tracks congenital heart disease: new tools allow physicians to image the heart and other structures in small pediatric patients. Pediatric News 40.5 (2006): 52
  • Michals-Matalon, K., et al. Nutrient Intake and Congenital Heart Defects in Maternal Phenylketonuria. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 187 (2002) 441-444.

Cite this Research Paper:

APA Format

Children's Heart Disease (2008, October 20) Retrieved September 26, 2021, from

MLA Format

"Children's Heart Disease" 20 October 2008. Web. 26 September. 2021. <>