Understanding your child's heart - Coarctation of the aorta

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Booklet | 26 pages

English | Published: 19/09/2016

  • Resource code: C2/0916
  • Publication for: Healthcare professionals, Parents
  • Subject: Heart conditions, Living with heart disease, Treatments for heart condition
  • Age group: 0-5 years
  • Maximum order quantity: 100

This booklet is for parents and health professionals who are caring for a child with coarctation of the aorta.

It explains the way the normal heart works and explains how coarctation of the aorta affects a child. It explains the diagnosis, symptoms, and treatment of coarctation of the aorta and gives information on coping and contacts for additional support.

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