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Grown-up Congenital Heart Disease

Position papers and consensus documents from the ESC Working Group on Grown-up Congenital Heart Disease



Treatment of heart failure in adult congenital heart disease

A position paper of the Working Group of Grown-Up Congenital Heart Disease and the Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology

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Authors: Werner Budts, Jolien Roos-Hesselink, Tanja Rädle-Hurst, Andreas Eicken, Theresa A. McDonagh, Ekaterini Lambrinou, Maria G. Crespo-Leiro, Fiona Walker, Alexandra A. Frogoudaki

Reference: Eur Heart J. Doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehv741

First published online: 18 January 2016

Recommendations for organization of care for adults with congenital heart disease and for training in the subspecialty of 'Grown-up Congenital Heart Disease' in Europe

A position paper of the Working Group on Grown-up Congenital Heart Disease of the European Society of Cardiology

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Authors: Baumgartner H, Budts W, Chessa M, Deanfield J, Eicken A, Holm J, Iserin L, Meijboom F, Stein J, Szatmari A, Trindade PT, Walker F, for the Working Group on Grown-up Congenital Heart Disease of the European Society of Cardiology.

Reference: Eur Heart J. 2014 Jan 27; doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/eht572

First published online: 27 January 2014

Physical activity in adolescents and adults with congenital heart defects: individualized exercise prescription

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Authors: Werner Budts, Mats Börjesson, Massimo Chessa, Frank van Buuren, Pedro Trigo Trindade, Domenico Corrado, Hein Heidbuchel, Gary Webb, Johan Holm and Michael Papadakis, for the Working Group on Grown-up Congenital Heart Disease of the European Society of Cardiology.

Reference: Eur Heart J (2013) 34 (47): 3669-3674; doi: 10.1093/eurheartj/eht433;

First published online: November 7, 2013