Other Resources

American Heart Association
The American Heart Association has descriptions of specific cardiac conditions and management. It also provides preventative information for the whole family.

Cardiac Arrhythmias Research and Education Foundation
This is a resource for families with heart rhythm abnormalities such as Long OT Syndrome.

CardioSmart
CardioSmart is the Web site of the American College of Cardiology. It is specifically for patients with cardiac disease or symptoms.

Children's Miracle Network
Gundersen Health System is a proud sponsor of the Children's Miracle Network. This network of 170 hospitals throughout the U.S. and Canada raises funds to benefit children with all types of medical challenges.

The Congenital Heart Information Network
This is an excellent resource for patients and their families who are dealing with congenital heart disease. This Web site also offers options for financial assistance.

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Association
Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Association provides information, support and advocacy for patients, their families and medical providers.

Make a Wish Foundation
Make a Wish Foundation grants wishes for children who have life-threatening medical conditions.

Medline Plus-Congenital Heart Defects
Sponsored by the National Institutes of Health and the U.S. National Library of Medicine, this is a great resource for congenital heart disease and pediatric cardiac related concerns.

National Marfan Foundation
The National Marfan Foundation is a resource for patients and families affected by Marfan Syndrome.

Pediatric Heart Network
Pediatric Heart Network is provided by the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute; Department of Health and Human Services; and National Institutes of Health. It's a resource for current, past and future studies regarding congenital heart disease.

Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndromes Foundation
This is a wonderful resource for families who have inherited heart rhythm abnormalities.

Sudden Cardiac Arrest Association
The Sudden Cardiac Arrest Association provides information for survivors of cardiac arrest, as well as for their friends and family. It also increases awareness of the risk of cardiac arrest for people of all ages and promotes community education and prevention.

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