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Tour the Cardiac ICU


This virtual tour highlights the important features of our state-of-the-art Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (ICU), the only specialized Cardiac ICU in the region. We take pride in caring for our most vulnerable patients, and each year, more than 600 patients have heart surgery at Children's National. Our team cares for these infants, children and adults in a comforting environment with private patient rooms and the latest research and innovation to provide the best outcomes for patients. For more information, go to the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit.

 

 

Aidan's Story

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During his 1-month-old checkup at a local doctor’s office in California, Maryland, Aidan’s pediatrician detected a rapid heartbeat. He immediately sent them to Children’s National where doctors confirmed that Aidan’s tiny heart was beating twice as fast as it should be.

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