Understanding your child's heart - Atrial septal defect

Booklet | 24 pages

English | Published: 04/02/2013

  • Resource code: C16/0916
  • Publication for: Parents, Healthcare professionals
  • Subject: Heart conditions, Living with heart disease, Treatments for heart condition
  • Age group: 0-5 years
  • Maximum order quantity: 100

This factsheet is for parents and health professionals who are caring for a child with atrial septal defect.

It explains the way the normal heart works and explains how atrial septal defect affects a child. It explains the diagnosis, symptoms, and treatment of pulmonary atresia with a ventricular septal defect, and gives contacts for additional support.

This booklet is part of our Understanding your child's heart series.