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I've been at this almost since the Internet blossomed into a powerful information distribution tool, back in the beginning of 1996.

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Sivasubramanian, M.D.
Pediatric Heart Surgeon


Dr.Sivasubramanian is a specialist children's heart surgeon and is Assistant Professor of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery at the Institute of Child Health and Hospital for Sick Children, India.

He has written extensively about heart birth defects and their treatment and is author of the widely acclaimed best-selling report, AFTER THE FONTAN - How Fontan Patients Fare In The Long Term.



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