Table of contents

  • Summary
  • 1 Congenital heart disease in Australia
    • What is congenital heart disease?
    • Causes of congenital heart disease
  • 2 How many people have congenital heart disease?
    • Adults with congenital heart disease
    • Burden of disease and expenditure
  • 3 Hospital treatment and care
    • Sex and age
    • Trends
    • Population groups
      • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
      • Remoteness
      • Socioeconomic position
    • Length of stay
    • Procedures
    • Deaths in hospital
  • 4 Deaths
    • Sex and age
    • Trends
    • Population groups
      • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people
      • Remoteness
      • Socioeconomic position
    • Associated cause of death
  • 5 Data gaps
  • Appendix: Data sources and classifications
    • AIHW National Hospital Morbidity Database
    • AIHW National Mortality Database
    • Australian Burden of Disease Study 2015
    • Disease classifications
  • More information
  • Acknowledgments
  • Abbreviations
  • Glossary
  • References
  • List of tables
  • List of figures