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  1. Employment and insurance for young adults with congenital heart disease.

    Article - En anglais


    To determine the life and health insurability and employability of young adults with congenital heart disease.

    Design-Questionnaire study

    Setting-Cardiac department of a tertiary referral hospital for children. patients-Young adults 18-30 years old with a variety of congenital heart defects, both simple and complex, including postoperative patients.

    Main outcome measures-Availability of insurance at normal or high rates, with or without special conditions or exclusions.

    Prospects for employment.


    Questionnaires were sent to eight large life insurance companies, five health insurance companies and, 15 employers, and 26 replies were received (93%).

    Mots-clés Pascal : Cardiopathie, Assurance vie, Congénital, Maladie congénitale, Appareil circulatoire pathologie, Assurance maladie, Questionnaire, Adulte jeune, Homme, Emploi

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Heart disease, Life insurance, Congenital, Congenital disease, Cardiovascular disease, Health insurance, Questionnaire, Young adult, Human, Employment

    Logo du centre Notice produite par :
    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 93-0627682

    Code Inist : 002B12A08. Création : 199406.