The prevalence and morphological pattern of coarctation of aorta in Chinese children
Dr Lau, Kai Chiu (Principal investigator)
Other Funding Scheme
The Chinese and other southeast Asian races have been reported to have a low prevalence of coarctation of aorta. This however deviates from local clinical observation. This epidemiological study tries to clarify the issue and to determines why the prevalence is different from that in western countries.