J Am Soc Echocardiogr 2021 Sep 29. Epub 2021 Sep 29.
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Department of Diagnostic Imaging, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Electronic address:
Background: The impact of fetal echocardiography on the diagnosis and outcomes of vascular ring has not been well examined. We hypothesized that prenatal detection of vascular ring has improved over time and that prenatal diagnosis of vascular ring is associated with earlier intervention and favorable outcomes.
Methods: This is a single-center, retrospective study of the evolution and outcomes of prenatal diagnosis of vascular ring from 2000 to 2020. Read More