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How frequent should the child come for follow up studies after surgical intervention?

How frequent should the child come for follow up studies after surgical intervention?

In this video, Dr. Radha Krishnan, Director, Pediatric Cardiologist at Fortis Escorts Heart Institute, New Delhi, will talk on the follow-up of the child especially after intervention. Dr. Radha Krishnan suggests that the child should be followed up 6 month or yearly basis at least for 2-3 years of age. He will also talk on if the ventricular septal defect is seen at a later age of 10, 15 or 20 years, then 3 – 5 years follow up is recommended.