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congenital diaphragmatic hernia Tag

Here is a list of the current Facebook fundraisers benefiting CDH International and CHERUBS: In memory of my darling granddaughter Scarlett McKenzie Vidette's Birthday Fundraiser Gia's Birthday Fundraiser- we need more research Stephen's Birthday Fundraiser Princess's Birthday Fundraiser Tamara's Birthday Fundraiser Ericka's Birthday Fundraiser Rhonda's Birthday Fundraiser A huge thank you to all of...

OBJECTIVES: To develop a prognostic model for predicting mortality at time of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation initiation for children which is important for determining center-specific risk-adjusted outcomes. DESIGN: Multivariable logistic regression using a large national cohort of pediatric extracorporeal membrane oxygenation patients. SETTING: The ICUs of the eight...

Severe congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) remains a significant challenge for neonatal specialists. In order to reduce complications during extraction of the surgical balloon after fetoscopic tracheal occlusion (FETO) CDH, we have developed a FETO with a 'long tail balloon' of 2.5 mL volume. Here we describe...

OBJECTIVES: To compare defect sizes in congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) measured by postnatal ultrasound (US) between neonates who underwent thoracoscopic surgery and neonates who underwent open surgery and between neonates who underwent primary repair and those who underwent patch repair; additionally, to compare the accuracy...

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 evaluates the impact of FETO on the resolution of pulmonary hypertension (PH) in fetuses with...