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RESEARCH: “Fetal endoscopic tracheal occlusion reduces pulmonary hypertension in severe congenital diaphragmatic hernia.”

OBJECTIVE: Fetal endoscopic tracheal occlusion (FETO) is associated with increased perinatal survival and reduced need for Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) among fetuses with severe congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH). This study …

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RESEARCH: “Nuss procedure for patients with pectus excavatum with a history of intrathoracic surgery.”

BACKGROUND: The aim of this study was to demonstrate the feasibility and safety of the Nuss procedure for patients with pectus excavatum (PE) with a history of intrathoracic surgery. PATIENTS: …

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RESEARCH: “Congenital diaphragmatic hernia sacs: prenatal imaging and associated postnatal outcomes.”

BACKGROUND: The presence of a hernia sac in congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) has been reported to be associated with higher lung volumes and better postnatal outcomes. OBJECTIVE: To compare prenatal …

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RESEARCH: “Application of a postnatal prediction model of survival in CDH in the era of fetal therapy.”

BACKGROUND: The disease severity in patients with a congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) is highly variable. To compare patient outcomes, set up clinical trials and come to severity-based treatment guidelines, a …

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RESEARCH: “Management of persistent pulmonary hypertension in newborns with ECMO support: a single center’s experience.”

BACKGROUND: To summarize the experience of management of persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn (PPHN) with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) support. METHODS: We presented three neonates with PPHN supported by ECMO …

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RESEARCH: “Reproducibility of fetal lung-to-head ratio in left diaphragmatic hernia across the North American Fetal Therapy Network (NAFTNet).”

OBJECTIVE: To determine the antenatal sonographic lung area measurement method in left congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) with the highest inter-rater agreement amongst North American Fetal Therapy Network (NAFTNet) centers within …