Journal article

Perioperative amplitude-integrated EEG and neurodevelopment in infants with congenital heart disease

Julia K Gunn, John Beca, Rodney W Hunt, Monika Olischar, Lara S Shekerdemian



Funding Acknowledgements

Thank you to the following people for their assistance with data collection (the Hearts and Minds Study research nurses in Melbourne and Auckland, particularly Michelle Goldsworthy, Laura-Clare Whelan, Stephen McKeever and Carmel Delzoppo) and for their support of our study (the cardiac surgeons, anaesthetists, perfusionists and paediatric intensive care staff of both hospitals). We are also appreciative of Prof Terrie Inder for her involvement in the original study design. Funding support was received from the National Heart Foundation (Australia), Heart Foundation of New Zealand, Auckland Medical Research Fund, Green Lane Research and Education Fund, Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Foundation, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute (MCRI) and the Victorian Government's Operational Infrastructure Support Program. Dr Gunn received a postgraduate health research scholarship from National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) and MCRI.