Stephen J.LurieMD, PhD, Senior EditorIndividualAuthorJody W.ZylkeMD, Contributing EditorIndividualAuthor
In Reply: Our statement that "1 million infants are born each year with heart defects" referred to a worldwide estimate rather than one limited to the United States.1- 3 However, we appreciate this opportunity to discuss further the incidence of congenital heart disease.
Willerson JT, Lefkowitz RJ. Incidence of Congenital Heart Disease—Reply. JAMA. 2001;285(20):2579-2580. doi:10.1001/jama.285.20.2579