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The Federation of Esophageal Atresia and Tracheo-Esophageal Fistula

EAT is a federation of member support groups each associated with the rare congenital condition of Esophageal Atresia (EA). Each of the member organisations of EAT operates on a charitable basis in its own country.
The main goals of are to help EA patients and health professionals share their knowledge and experience, promote awareness of the condition across the world and support worldwide research and collation of information concerning the treatment and care of people born with esophageal atresia.


26 October 2020

Care recommendations for the respiratory complications of esophageal atresia-tracheoesophageal fistula

The International Network of Esophageal Atresia, Respiratory Complications Working [...] LEARN MORE

10 October 2020

The Universal Health Coverage for Rare Diseases

RDI and EURORDIS have partnered to develop the Universal Health [...] LEARN MORE

26 August 2020

Fanny-Selena Prize 2020

Due to the rare nature of esophageal pathologies, research [...] LEARN MORE

06 May 2020

How to Put on and Remove a Face Mask? / COVID19

Video from How to put on a face [...] LEARN MORE

EAT General Assembly April 2020

20 representants of 11 different countries (from 4 continents) [...] LEARN MORE

05 May 2020

Useful EA terms in various languages

Terminology Glossary Turkish Spanish   Swedish   Italian  German   French  Dutch [...] LEARN MORE

02 May 2020

A patient journey for an esophageal atresia patient: the proposal of ERNICA

Article from the ERN-wide European Commission newsletter Using a [...] LEARN MORE

16 April 2020

Esophageal Atresia COVID-19 – EAT – Patient reported outcomes study

The COVID-19 Coronavirus is already the subject of scientific [...] LEARN MORE

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The sixth international conference on EA will be held in Cincinnati, USA, in 2022.