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Research: Current trends in neonatal ECMO.

Semin Perinatol. 2018 Mar;42(2):80-88. doi: 10.1053/j.semperi.2017.12.003. Epub 2018 Jan 2. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29305227 Current trends in neonatal ECMO. Mahmood B1, Newton D2, Pallotto EK3. Author information Abstract Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) is a life-saving therapy for patients with respiratory and cardiac failure refractory to maximal medical management. The extracorporeal life support organization registry is the largest available resource for describing …

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Research: Neuromonitoring in the neonatal ECMO patient.

Semin Perinatol. 2018 Mar;42(2):111-121. doi: 10.1053/j.semperi.2017.12.007. Epub 2018 Feb 2. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29397959 Neuromonitoring in the neonatal ECMO patient. Lin N1, Flibotte J2, Licht DJ3. Author information Abstract Utilization of extraocorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) has become increasingly widespread as a bridging therapy for neonates with severe, reversible respiratory or cardiac diseases. While significant risks remain, due to advances in medical …

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Research: Prediction of Mortality in Newborn Infants With Severe Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Using the Chest Radiographic Thoracic Area.

Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2019 Mar 28. doi: 10.1097/PCC.0000000000001912. [Epub ahead of print] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30925570 Prediction of Mortality in Newborn Infants With Severe Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Using the Chest Radiographic Thoracic Area. Dassios T1,2, Ali K1, Makin E3, Bhat R1, Krokidis M4, Greenough A2,5,6. Author information Abstract OBJECTIVES: To evaluate whether the preoperative chest radiographic thoracic area in newborn infants with congenital …

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Research: Group B streptococcal sepsis and congenital diaphragmatic hernia: do not overlook normal initial imaging studies!

Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed. 2019 Mar 29. pii: fetalneonatal-2018-316667. doi: 10.1136/archdischild-2018-316667. [Epub ahead of print] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30926714 Group B streptococcal sepsis and congenital diaphragmatic hernia: do not overlook normal initial imaging studies!   Elshafei H#1, Ibrahim M#2,3, Montalva L1, Machaly S2,3, Young J3, Zani A1. Author information KEYWORDS: congenital abnorm; infectious diseases; neonatology; paediatric surgery; respiratory PMID: 30926714 DOI: 10.1136/archdischild-2018-316667

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Research: Mitral Valve Replacement in Infants using a 15-mm Mechanical Valve.

Ann Thorac Surg. 2019 Mar 27. pii: S0003-4975(19)30417-5. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2019.02.061. [Epub ahead of print] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30928551 Mitral Valve Replacement in Infants using a 15-mm Mechanical Valve. Eltayeb OM1, Readdy WJ2, Mongé MC3, Forbess JM3, Sarwark AE2, Patel A4, Backer CL3. Author information Abstract BACKGROUND: The 15-mm mechanical valve was approved by the FDA in March 2018. We review our experience for infants with …

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Research: Fetal Intra-pericardial Morgagni Hernia with effusion affecting one member of a twin gestation

Echocardiography. 2019 Apr 1. doi: 10.1111/echo.14329. [Epub ahead of print] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30937951 Fetal Intra-pericardial Morgagni Hernia with effusion affecting one member of a twin gestation. Abutaqa M1, Tayeh C1, Charafeddine F2, Bitar F1, Arabi M1. Author information Abstract Congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) is a rare type of developmental defect of the diaphragm, occurring in 1 per 2000 pregnancies. Morgagni hernia, in …

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NEW 2019 CDH Parent Reference Guide

After many months of hard work, CDH International is very proud to present the brand new 2019 edition of the CDH Parent Reference Guide for Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia patient families. CDHi created the first guide in 1995 and it has been updated several times but not completely overhauled.   This new edition is due to the …

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Current Fundraisers for the week of April 8

Here is a list of the current Facebook fundraisers benefiting CDH International and CHERUBS:                                                                                                                                                           …

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CDH International Nebraska Ambassador Megan Kleensang

We want to introduce you to CDH International’s Nebraska Ambassador, Megan Kleensang. Megan is the mom to cherub Phoebe. Megan is the mom to cherub Phoebe. She found out at 23 weeks that Phoebe would be born with left-sided CDH. She was born at Children’s Hospital Colorado in 2013.  Phoebe’s CDH was repaired at ten …

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CDH International Denmark Ambassador Rikke Hammer

We want to introduce to you CDH International’s Denmark Ambassador, Rikke Hammer. Rikke is the mom to cherub Milton. Written by Rikke, “I’m married to Mark Hammer and we live in Denmark, Europe. We have a son, Milton with CDH who is now 6 years old and about to start school. I have a degree …

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