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2018 CDH International Year in Review

Dear CDH International Members and Supporters, It has been another banner year here at CDH International! We have spent all of 2018 very much focused on research and global awareness and our hard work has paid off with the support of the World Health Organization, hospitals around the world and our supporters. We are excited …

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Current Fundraisers: Week of Oct. 22nd

Here is a list of the current Facebook fundraisers benefiting CDH International and CHERUBS: Randy’s Birthday Fundraiser Ali’s Birthday Fundraiser Kayla’s Birthday Fundraiser Jennifer’s CHERUBS Birthday Fundraiser Morgan’s Birthday Fundraiser Savannah’s Birthday Fundraiser In loving memory of Juan Mateo. Fundraiser for CHERUBS in honor of Kai Luke Lin-DeShetler Raising money for CDH families. In Honor …

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New Product in Online Store: Women’s “Courage, Determination, Hope” Tee

Click HERE to see our newest addition to the CDH Awareness Shop! This design was created by CHERUBS member Theresa Barnes for our 2018 CDHi T-Shirt Design Contest! Thank you to everyone who participated by submitting designs and voting for your favorites.

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2018 CDH International T-Shirt Design Contest Winner

The winner of the 2018 CDHi T-Shirt Design Contest is Tiffany Gordan!  Tiffany Gordan’s “CDH Lung Design” was voted the best design by CDH families.  Tiffany is the mom to CDH survivor, Holden. Spread your love and support for CDH awareness wherever you go with this “CDH Lungs Design,” created by Tiffany. https://cdhawarenessshop.org/collections/apparel/products/womens-cdh-lungs-tee Thank you …

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Featured Medical Staff: Dr. Kamlesh S. Macwan, MD, and RN’s Kristin Aigner and Lora Simonson

We would like to thank Dr. Kamlesh S. Macwan, MD, and RN’s Kristin Aigner and Lora Simonsonwith OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria, Illinois, for Bringing Hope Around the World to our CDH Families! This wonderful doctor and nurses were brought to our attention by Terry King German, mom to cherub Skylar, “we can NEVER …

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RESEARCH: “Outcomes of infants with congenital diaphragmatic hernia treated with venovenous versus venoarterial extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: A propensity score approach”

Previous studies comparing extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) modality for congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) have not accounted for confounding by indication. We therefore hypothesized that using a propensity score (PS) approach to account for selection bias may identify outcome differences based on ECMO modality for infants with CDH. Click HERE to read more.

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RESEARCH: “Neonatal Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Due to Respiratory Failure: A Single Center Experience Over 28 Years”

Background: ECMO therapy is worldwide declining in the neonatal population; hence, its therapeutic value is sometimes questioned. Objectives: To report our experience with neonatal ECMO due to respiratory failure over a 28 year time period. Methods: Retrospective single center observational study including all neonates admitted to ECMO due to respiratory failure between 1989 and 2016 at Graz, Austria. …