GUCH

(redirected from Grown Up Congenital Heart)
AcronymDefinition
GUCHGrown Up Congenital Heart (disease)
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The improved awareness and management of congenital heart defects (CHD) has resulted in increased number of grown up congenital heart disease (GUCH) patients seeking treatment.
There are very few specialized pediatric cardiology centers in Pakistan which offer treatment of CHD.5 The aim of this study was to find out the pattern and the frequency of the various forms of un-operated grown up congenital heart disease in our set up.
Rest of the grown up congenital heart defects in our study were of less than 2% frequency.
SKMC's Grown Up Congenital Heart or 'GUCH' programme treats patients who often fall into a 'grey area,' between children and adults.
The Grown Up Congenital Heart Patients' Association provides advice and counselling, and can be contacted via their website at GCUH.
SKMC's Grown Up Congenital Heart or 'GUCH' programme is another initiative that is the only one of its kind in the country.