This list contains references from the content that can be linked to their source. For a full set of references and notes please see the PDF or HTML where available.
1.RF Gillum . Epidemiology of congenital heart disease in the United States. Am Heart J 1994; 127: 919–927.
2.U Gembruch . Prenatal diagnosis of congenital heart disease. Prenat Diagn 1997; 17: 1283–1298.
3.JI Hoffman , S Kaplan . The incidence of congenital heart disease. J Am Coll Cardiol 2002; 39: 1890–1900.
4.AJ Marelli , AS Mackie , R Ionescu-Ittu , E Rahme , L Pilote . Congenital heart disease in the general population: changing prevalence and age distribution. Circulation 2007; 115: 163–172.
5.KS Kuehl , CA Loffredo , C Ferencz . Failure to diagnose congenital heart disease in infancy. Pediatrics 1999; 103: 743–747.
6.MH Yacoub . Establishing pediatric cardiovascular services in the developing world: a wake-up call. Circulation 2007; 116: 1876–1878.
7.LA Larrazabal , KJ Jenkins , K Gauvreau , Improvement in congenital heart surgery in a developing country: the Guatemalan experience. Circulation 2007; 116: 1882–1887.
8.NA Stolf . Congenital heart surgery in a developing country: a few men for a great challenge. Circulation 2007; 116: 1874–1875.
11.KS Lee , SC Park , B Khoshnood , HL Hsieh , R Mittendorf . Human development index as a predictor of infant and maternal mortality rates. J Pediatr 1997; 131: 430–433.
12.SD Sharma . Making the Human Development Index (HDI) gender-sensitive. Gend Dev 1997; 5: 60–61.
14.M Cifuentes , G Sembajwe , S Tak , R Gore , D Kriebel , L Punnett . The association of major depressive episodes with income inequality and the human development index. Soc Sci Med 2008; 67: 529–539.
15.A Shah . The relationship between elderly suicide rates and the human development index: a cross-national study of secondary data from the World Health Organization and the United Nations. Int Psychogeriatr 2009; 21: 69–77.
16.SA Jacinto-Rego , VL Bruch , A Boscatto , The relationship between the human development index and nutritional variables in Brazilian children. Rev Salud Publica (Bogota) 2008; 10: 62–70.
20.MH Hobdell , R Lalloo , NG Myburgh . The human development index and per capita gross national product as predictors of dental caries prevalence in industrialized and industrializing countries. Ann N Y Acad Sci 1999; 896: 329–331.
21.RJ Craig , A Selzer . Natural history and prognosis of atrial septal defect. Circulation 1968; 37: 805–815.
23.MS Minette , DJ Sahn . Ventricular septal defects. Circulation 2006; 114: 2190–2197.
25.J Liebman , L Cullum , NB Belloc . Natural history of transpositon of the great arteries. Anatomy and birth and death characteristics. Circulation 1969; 40: 237–262.
26.DJ Scott , ML Rigby , GA Miller , EA Shinebourne . The presentation of symptomatic heart disease in infancy based on 10 years’ experience (1973–82). Implications for the provision of services. Br Heart J 1984; 52: 248–257.
27.JI Hoffman , S Kaplan , RR Liberthson . Prevalence of congenital heart disease. Am Heart J 2004; 147: 425–439.
29.JP Kovalchin , NH Silverman . The impact of fetal echocardiography. Pediatr Cardiol 2004; 25: 299–306.
30.O Franklin , M Burch , N Manning , K Sleeman , S Gould , N Archer . Prenatal diagnosis of coarctation of the aorta improves survival and reduces morbidity. Heart 2002; 87: 67–69.
31.D Bonnet , A Coltri , G Butera , Detection of transposition of the great arteries in fetuses reduces neonatal morbidity and mortality. Circulation 1999; 99: 916–918.
32.W Tworetzky , DB McElhinney , VM Reddy , MM Brook , FL Hanley , NH Silverman . Improved surgical outcome after fetal diagnosis of hypoplastic left heart syndrome. Circulation 2001; 103: 1269–1273.
35.JI Hoffman . Incidence of congenital heart disease: I. Postnatal incidence. Pediatr Cardiol 1995; 16: 103–113.
36.JC Guitti . Epidemiological characteristics of congenital heart diseases in Londrina, Parana south Brazil. Arq Bras Cardiol 2000; 74: 395–404.