Children Born With Heart Defects at Increased Risk for Epilepsy

Children with congenital heart disease have a higher risk of the seizure disorder epilepsy through adulthood, according to a Northwestern Medicine study published in the journal Circulation. Bradley Marino, MD, MPP, MSCE, Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Cardiology, and an attending physician in Cardiology at Lurie Children's, was a co-author of the paper.​ Read more.

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