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Our Research

Research conducted at the Children’s’ Heart Disease Research Unit focuses on congenital heart disease, both in childhood and adulthood, acquired heart diseases such as rheumatic heart disease and cardiomyopathies, as well as the increasing tide of the cardiovascular disease burden. Our research aims to address issues of national importance including NCDs, while also focusing on preventable diseases such as RHD, maternal and childhood mortality.

PROTEA Partnerships in Congenital Heart Disease in Africa
ADOLE 7C Adolescents Receiving Continuous Care for Childhood-onset Chronic Conditions
IQIC International Quality Improvement Collaborative for Congenital Heart Surgery
LCZ Panorama Heart Failure Clinical Trial
IMHOTEP The African Cardiomyopathy and Myocarditis Registry Programme
INVICTUS Investigation of Rheumatic AF Treatment using Vitamin K Antagonists, Rivaroxaban
REACH Rheumatic Heart Disease - Evidence, Advocacy, Communication and Hope

CHDRU Output

Published papers since 2015.