In the article by Donofrio et al, “Diagnosis and Treatment of Fetal Cardiac Disease: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association,” which published online April 24, 2014, and appeared in the May 13, 2014, issue of the journal (Circulation. 2014;129:2183–2242), several corrections were needed.
On page 2183, the title page, 2 endorsements were added. The endorsements read, “Endorsed by the American Society of Echocardiography and Pediatric and Congenital Electrophysiology Society.” The endorsements now read,
Endorsed by the American Society of Echocardiography and Pediatric and Congenital Electrophysiology Society
The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine supports the value and findings of the statement.*
The Society of Maternal Fetal Medicine supports the statement’s review of the subject matter and believe it is consistent with its existing clinical guidelines.†
On page 2183, 2 paragraphs were added to the footnotes to read,
*The American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) has reviewed this statement and acknowledges it as a comprehensive review of the subject of fetal echocardiography. This document does not replace AIUM’s existing practice guideline on fetal echocardiography, which is available on the AIUM Web site or in AIUM’s journal (J Ultrasound Med. 2013;32:1067–1082).
†The Society of Maternal Fetal Medicine (SMFM) has reviewed this statement and acknowledges it as a comprehensive review on the subject of fetal echocardiography. This document does not replace SMFM’s existing clinical guidelines, which are available on the SMFM Web site (HYPERLINK "http://www.smfm.org).
These corrections have been made to the print version and to the current online version of the article, which is available at http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/129/21/2183.full.pdf.
- © 2014 American Heart Association, Inc.