Hard Facts to Inform Hard Decisions: Treating the Fetal Heart

Anita J. Moon-Grady, MD, FAAP, director of the UCSF Fetal Cardiovascular Program, examines the reality of whether long-term outcomes are better for babies who had in utero interventions for certain heart defects, as well as the short-term complications for mothers. She draws on trial data and UCSF’s own registry, started more than 10 years ago, to illuminate complex treatment decisions, including ethical aspects.

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Anita Moon-Grady, MD, FACC.

Anita Moon-Grady, MD, FACC

Pediatric Cardiologist
Director, Fetal Cardiovascular Program, San Francisco

Dr. Anita Moon-Grady is the director of the UCSF Fetal Cardiovascular Program. With training in both pediatric cardiology and neonatal/perinatal medicine, she specializes in pediatric and fetal echocardiography (imaging the heart with ...

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