Resources for health professionals

ERNICA: an European reference network which focuses mainly on EA

08 March 2017

ERNICA is a European Reference Network (ERN) which addresses congenital malformations and diseases that appear early in life and require multidisciplinary care and long-term follow-up, and examines the transition to adulthood. What will ERNICA do? ERNICA will focus initially on […] LEARN MORE

Prevalence of Barrett Esophagus in Adolescents and Young Adults With Esophageal Atresia

30 December 2016

Objective: To study the prevalence of Barrett esophagus (BE) (gastric and/or intestinal metaplasia) in adolescents treated for esophageal atresia (EA). Summary of Background Data:  EA patients are at high risk of BE. Methods: This multicenter prospective study included EA patients […] LEARN MORE

Dysphagia in children with repaired oesophageal atresia

30 December 2016

Dysphagia is a common problem in children with repaired oesophageal atresia (OA). Abnormalities in the oropharyngeal and oesophageal phase have hardly been studied. The aims of this study were to assess the prevalence of dysphagia in children with repaired OA […] LEARN MORE