Congenital Heart Disease

Lessons, Guides, Quizzes

Welcome to our website and the congenital heart disease summary page. This page provides a definition and links to lessons and auscultation sounds.

What is Congenital Heart Disease?

Congenital heart disease are abnormalities in the heart and major blood vessles that occur before birth. This disease affects 1% of children and about a half million adults.

Congenital Heart Disease Lessons

We have prepared a short course on congenital heart disease, with a focus on auscultation skills. Lessons include atrial septal defect, coarctation of the aorta, patent ductus arteriosus, ventricular septal defect, tetralogy of Fallot and Epstein's anomaly. Each lesson includes audio recordings, text, animated heart valve video and a phonocardiogram.

Congenital Heart Disease


This website is intended for use by medical professionals for educational purposes only. For medical care, contact a healthcare provider. Copyright 2017 © Medical Training and Simulation LLC. All Rights Reserved.

This website is intended for use by medical professionals for educational purposes only. For medical care, contact a healthcare provider. Copyright 2017 © Medical Training and Simulation LLC. All Rights Reserved.