All Posts By

Dawn Ireland

Showing 541 Result(s)

RESEARCH: “Aggressive Surgical Management of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia: Worth the Effort? A Multicenter, Prospective, Cohort Study”

Objective: The objectives of this study were (i) to evaluate infants with congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) that do not undergo repair, (ii) to identify nonrepair rate by institution, and (iii) to compare institutional outcomesbased …


RESEARCH: “Germline but not somatic de novo mutations are common in human congenital diaphragmatic hernia”

Congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) is a developmental defect of the diaphragm that causes high newborn morbidity and mortality. CDH is considered to be a multifactorial disease, with strong evidence implicating …


RESEARCH: Circulating microRNAs are associated with Pulmonary Hypertension and Development of Chronic Lung Disease in Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia

Congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) is a rare developmental defect of the diaphragm, causing considerable morbidity and mortality1,2. Morphological changes are present from an early developmental stage, consisting of increased muscularization …