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  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   Aug 15, 2018

    SINGLE-INCISION LAPAROSCOPIC SURGERY FOR IDIOPATHIC INTUSSUSCEPTION IN CHILDREN: COMPARISON WITH CONVENTIONAL LAPAROSCOPY

    The aim of this study is to evaluate the feasibility of single-incision laparoscopic surgery for idiopathic intussusception in children...

  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   Aug 15, 2018

    THORACOSCOPIC ESOPHAGOMYOTOMY FOR ACHALASIA IN THE PEDIATRIC POPULATION: A RETROSPECTIVE COHORT STUDY

    Achalasia is an extremely rare disease in children. Standard treatments for this include pneumatic dilation and esophagomyotomy. Minimally...

  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   Aug 15, 2018

    GASTRIC ANTRAL VASCULAR ECTASIA IN PORTAL HYPERTENSIVE CHILDREN: ENDOSCOPIC BAND LIGATION VERSUS ARGON PLASMA COAGULATION

    Gastric antral vascular ectasia can cause recurrent bleeding and chronic anemia in children with portal hypertension. We aimed to evaluate...

    Hypertension
  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   Aug 13, 2018

    CONGENITAL PREPUBIC SINUS-AN ABORTED DORSAL URETHRAL DUPLICATION OR A CLOACAL REMNANT?

    Congenital Prepubic Sinus is an uncommon urogenital anomaly characterized by a blind tract between the skin over the pubis to anterior...

    Skin, Anomaly, Abortion
  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   Aug 13, 2018

    IMMEDIATE SURGERY OR CONSERVATIVE TREATMENT FOR COMPLICATED ACUTE APPENDICITIS IN CHILDREN? A META-ANALYSIS

    This study carried out a meta-analysis to compare immediate surgery with conservative treatment of complicated acute appendicitis in...

  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   Aug 8, 2018

    CONTROVERSIES IN THE MANAGEMENT OF NEONATAL TESTICULAR TORSION: A META-ANALYSIS

    This meta-analysis seeks to discern the optimal management strategy in neonatal testicular torsion .

  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   Aug 7, 2018

    IDENTIFICATION OF RISK FACTORS FOR POSTOPERATIVE RECURRENT HIRSCHSPRUNG ASSOCIATED ENTEROCOLITIS

    To explore the risk factors for the development of postoperative recurrent Hirschsprung associated enterocolitis .

  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   Aug 6, 2018

    LAPAROSCOPIC PROTACK™ RECTOPEXY: EARLY EXPERIENCE OF A NOVEL TECHNIQUE FOR FULL THICKNESS RECTAL PROLAPSE IN CHILDREN

    To review our early experience of laparoscopic ProTack™ rectopexy in the management of full thickness rectal prolapse in children.

  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   Aug 6, 2018

    EFFECTS OF TOPICAL APPLICATION OF PLATELET-RICH PLASMA ON ESOPHAGEAL STRICTURE AND OXIDATIVE STRESS AFTER CAUSTIC BURN IN RATS: IS AUTOLOGOUS TREATMENT POSSIBLE?

    Caustic esophageal burn is still an important health problem in pediatric surgery. Although there are a number of experimental and...

    Stress
  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   Aug 2, 2018

    IN MEMORIAM J. ALEX HALLER JR. MD

    I invite the readership of the Journal of Pediatric Surgery to join me in celebrating the life and career of J. Alex Haller Jr. MD....

  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   Aug 2, 2018

    AN AUDIT OF BILIOUS VOMITING IN TERM NEONATES REFERRED FOR PEDIATRIC SURGICAL ASSESSMENT: CAN WE REDUCE UNNECESSARY TRANSFERS?

    Between 20% and 50% neonates with bilious vomiting are diagnosed with surgical pathology. Distinguishing neonates requiring surgery...

    Audition
  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   Jul 30, 2018

    CONGENITAL PARAESOPHAGEAL HERNIA: CONTEMPORARY RESULTS AND OUTCOMES OF LAPAROSCOPIC APPROACH TO REPAIR IN SYMPTOMATIC INFANTS AND CHILDREN

    Congenital paraesophageal hernia is a rare diaphragmatic anomaly for which repair has primarily been described by laparotomy, although,...

    Anomaly
  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   Jul 30, 2018

    HIGH VOLUME CRYSTALLOID RESUSCITATION ADVERSELY AFFECTS PEDIATRIC TRAUMA PATIENTS

    Aggressive fluid resuscitative strategies have been the cornerstone of early trauma management for decades. However, recent prospective...

  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   Jul 29, 2018

    A NOVEL MAGNETIC COMPRESSION TECHNIQUE FOR SMALL INTESTINAL END-TO-SIDE ANASTOMOSIS IN RATS

    Magnetic compression technology is a safe and convenient digestive tract reconstruction technique in large animals. The purpose of...

    Digestion
  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   Jul 29, 2018

    EWING THOMAS BOLES, JR., MD, MAY 6, 1921-MAY 12, 2018

    Dr. Boles was born in Cleveland, Ohio, but grew up in Upper Arlington, which is a suburb of Columbus, Ohio. After high school Tom attended...

    Hospital
  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   Jul 27, 2018

    COMPARISON OF POSTOPERATIVE CHYLOTHORAX IN INFANTS AND CHILDREN WITH TRISOMY 21 AND WITHOUT DYSMORPHIC SYNDROME: IS THERE A DIFFERENCE IN CLINICAL OUTCOME?

    Children with trisomy 21 are prone to postoperative chylothorax, caused by malformation of the lymphatic system, after cardiac surgery....

  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   Jul 27, 2018

    INCONSISTENT AND EXCESSIVE OPIOID PRESCRIBING AFTER COMMON PEDIATRIC SURGICAL OPERATIONS

    Opioid misuse has reached epidemic proportions in the United States. Post-operative opioids have been linked to overdose, diversion,...

  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   Jul 27, 2018

    STREPTOCOCCUS ANGINOSUS AND POSTOPERATIVE INTRAABDOMINAL FLUID COLLECTIONS AFTER APPENDECTOMY

    In the recent article by Subramanian et al., the authors conclude that Streptococcus anginosus is associated with postoperative intraabdominal...

  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   Jul 24, 2018

    PEDIATRIC THYROIDECTOMY: FAVORABLE OUTCOMES CAN BE ACHIEVED BY A MULTIDISCIPLINARY TEAM OF PEDIATRIC PROVIDERS

    Recent publications suggest pediatric surgeons may not be well suited to perform thyroid surgeries unless considered high volume. We...

  • By Journal of Pediatric Surgery   -   Jul 24, 2018

    OPEN TUNNELED CENTRAL LINE INSERTION IN CHILDREN - EXTERNAL OR INTERNAL JUGULAR VEIN?

    Tunneled central venous catheters are commonly used to manage pediatric patients with chronic disease. The aim of this study is to...