In July 2012, The American Academy of Pediatrics endorsed the following publication: Marino BS, Lipkin PH, Newburger JW, et al; on behalf of the American Heart Association Congenital Heart Defects Committee of the Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young, Council on Cardiovascular Nursing, and Stroke Council. Neurodevelopmental outcomes in children with congenital heart disease: evaluation and management. A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association [published online ahead of print July 30, 2012]. Circulation.doi: 10.1161/CIR.0b013e318265ee8a. Available at:

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