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RESEARCH: “Effectiveness of Simulator Training Mimicking a Patient’s Specific Situation for Neonatal Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia”

Congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) is a disease with varying degrees of severity, from severe cases found prenatally who need fetal surgery to mild cases found after birth who undergo elective …

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RESEARCH: “Gastric volvulus through Morgagni hernia and intestinal diverticulosis in an adult patient: a case report”

Morgagni’s hernia (MH) is a rare type of congenital diaphragmatic hernia with limited available literature. Late presentations are infrequent and the ones complicated due to gastric volvulus are even rarer. …

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RESEARCH: “Resting energy expenditure in infants with congenital diaphragmatic hernia without respiratory support at time of neonatal hospital discharge”

Background Infants with congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) are at risk for growth failure because of inadequate caloric intake and high catabolic stress. There is limited data on resting energy expenditure …

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RESEARCH: “Factors influencing survival of infants with isolated, left-sided congenital diaphragmatic hernia: a systematic review”

Relevant papers were identified by searching four databases and the table of contents for the past five years for relevant journals. The risk factors of interest were: birth weight, gestational …

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RESEARCH: “Evaluating the utility of the ‘late ECMO repair’: a congenital diaphragmatic hernia study group investigation”

Optimal timing of congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) repair in patients requiring extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) remains controversial. The “late ECMO repair” is an approach where the patient, once deemed stable …

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RESEARCH: “Prenatal Diagnosis of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia: Does Laterality Predict Perinatal Outcomes?”

This is a retrospective cohort study of pregnancies with CDH evaluated at our center from 2008 to 2016 compared cases with right-sided CDH (RCDH) versus left-sided CDH (LCDH). The primary …