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ALLMedicine™ Gastroschisis Center

Research & Reviews  507 results

Gestational Age at Delivery and Neonatal Outcomes among Infants with Gastroschisis in t...
American Journal of Perinatology; Riddle S, Acharya K et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - The effect of gestational age (GA) on gastroschisis outcomes is unclear and delivery timing varies in practice. We aimed to correlate clinical outcomes of infants with gastroschisis and GA at delivery in the Children's Hospitals Neonatal Consortiu...

Hospital Variation in Surgical Technique for Repair of Uncomplicated Gastroschisis.
The American Surgeon; Williamson CG, Ng A et. al.

May 14th, 2022 - Practices in surgical repair of uncomplicated gastroschisis are varied. Data regarding hospital volume, surgical technique, clinical outcomes, and costs remain limited. Neonatal patients with uncomplicated gastroschisis were identified using the 2...

Maternal over-the-counter analgesics use during pregnancy and adverse perinatal outcome...
BMJ Open; Zafeiri A, Raja EA et. al.

May 4th, 2022 - To identify any associations between in utero exposure to five over-the-counter (non-prescription) analgesics (paracetamol, ibuprofen, aspirin, diclofenac, naproxen) and adverse neonatal outcomes. Retrospective cohort study using the Aberdeen Mate...

Relationship between volume and outcome for gastroschisis: A systematic review.
Journal of Pediatric Surgery; Morche J, Mathes T et. al.

Apr 24th, 2022 - Newborns with gastroschisis need surgery to reduce intestines into the abdominal cavity and to close the abdominal wall. Due to an existing volume-outcome relationship for other high-risk, low-volume procedures, we aimed at examining the relations...

Evaluating the risk of peri-umbilical hernia after sutured or sutureless gastroschisis ...
Journal of Pediatric Surgery; Fraser JA, Deans KJ et. al.

Apr 23rd, 2022 - We evaluate the incidence, outcomes, and management of peri‑umbilical hernias after sutured or sutureless gastroschisis closure. A retrospective, longitudinal follow-up of neonates with gastroschisis who underwent closure at 11 children's hospital...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  14 results

Oral Care in Infants With Gastroschisis

Apr 13th, 2022 - Breast milk is recommended for most infants by the American Academy of Pediatrics as there are multiple benefits. However, some infants, such as extremely premature infants, are unable to receive enteral nutrition for a variety of clinical reasons...

Neurodevelopmental Outcomes and Growth in Infants With Congenital Gastrointestinal Anomalies Requiring Neonatal Surgery

Mar 9th, 2022 - Infants with congenital gastrointestinal anomalies (CGIA) including gastroschisis, omphalocele, esophageal and bowel atresias, tracheoesophageal fistulas, Hirschsprung's disease, and congenital diaphragmatic hernias, account for ~7 in 10,000 live ...

Optimizing Pregnancy and Treatment Interventions for Moms 2.0

Feb 4th, 2022 - Age adjusted rates for overdose among women in the US increased more than six-fold from 1.4 in 1999 to 8.5 in 2016. Examining Pennsylvania (PA) and Utah (UT; the states where recruitment will happen in this study), these states have some of the hi...

Fetal Electrophysiologic Abnormalities in High-Risk Pregnancies Associated With Fetal Demise

Dec 7th, 2021 - Fetal demise occurs in over 25,000 pregnancies annually in the US and over 2.5 million in pregnancies worldwide. Certain maternal-fetal-placental abnormalities can have a high risk of fetal demise. Despite advances in fetal surveillance with ultra...

Evaluation of Glycerin Suppositories to Improve Bowel Function in Gastroschisis

Oct 12th, 2021 - Gastroschisis is a congenital defect of the abdominal wall that leads to evisceration of various amounts of the abdominal organs. The mainstay of therapy is restoring continuity of the abdominal wall, either through primary closure or with a synth...

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News  24 results

COVID Deaths Hit 700,000; Delta in Retreat? CDC Issues Holiday Recs

Oct 4th, 2021 - Note that some links may require registration or subscription. President Biden called the 700,000 COVID-19 deaths a "painful milestone" and urged Americans to get vaccinated. As of Monday at 8:00 a.m. EDT, the unofficial U.S. COVID-19 toll reached...

Kids in Low-Income Countries More Likely to Die From Congenital GI Anomalies

Aug 16th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Children in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) are more likely than those in high-income countries to die from the most common gastrointestinal congenital anomalies, according to a large prospective study. "Unacce...

New Data on Birth Defects With Antidepressant Use in Pregnancy

Aug 18th, 2020 - Use of venlafaxine (Effexor), a serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor (SNRI), is associated with more birth defects than any other antidepressant taken in the first months of pregnancy, new research suggests. Jennita Reefhuis, PhD "Our study...

Some Antidepressants Tied to Very Specific Birth Defects

Aug 5th, 2020 - Mothers who took certain antidepressants in early pregnancy had an elevated risk of having children with birth defects, a case-control study found. Compared with other selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs), paroxetine (Paxil) and fluoxet...

A gentler approach to gastroschisis improves outcomes
MDedge Pediatrics; M. Alexander Otto

May 5th, 2019 - BALTIMORE – In 2015, the University of California changed how its hospitals handle gastroschisis, a condition in which infants are born with their intestines and sometimes other organs protruding through a hole beside the umbilicus. M.

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Patient Education  3 results see all →