Dr Terri Foran speaks with Dr Margaret Arstall about the connection between heart complications and pregnancy.
In this episode:
- Heart disease can present differently in women than the classic symptoms of acute ischaemia
- Pregnancy complications can predict cardiac complications later in life
- How most women surviving congenital heart disease can consider pregnancy if managed well
Host: Dr Terri Foran, Sexual Health Physician; Lecturer, School of Women’s and Children’s Health, UNSW
Guest: Dr Margaret Arstall, Director of Cardiology, NALHN; University of Adelaide Northern Cardiology & Specialists Clinic
Total time: 22 mins