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Update on Oesophageal Atresia-Tracheoesophageal Fistula

14 November 2017

Ebook Frontiers Update on EA-TEF In 2010, the First International Workshop on Esophageal Atresia was held in Lille, France. The success of that event established a new model of conference based not on medical subspecialty but specifically on disease, bringing […] LEARN MORE

Celebration of the CRACMO Birthday, Lille, France.

25 April 2017

The National Reference Centre of Congenital conditions and Malformation of the Oesophagus (CRACMO- Centre de Référence National des Affections Congénitales et Malformatives de l’Œsophage) – celebrated its 10th anniversary during the weekend of 16-17th December 2016, inviting families and children […] LEARN MORE

Centers members of ERNICA

01 April 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 ERNICA will focus initially on congenital gastro-intestinal (GI) diseases […] LEARN MORE

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

The launch of European reference networks for rare disease

16 February 2017

On March 1, the European Commission announced the launch of 24 European Reference Networks (ERNs) for rare diseases. This was the culmination of considerable effort on the part of the European Commission, EURORDIS (The European Rare Diseases organisation of which […] LEARN MORE

4th international EA conference in Sydney

01 January 2017

Steering Board form the majority of the EAT Medical Advisory Committee. There have previously been EA conferences in this series in Lille (2010), Montreal (2012) and Rotterdam (2014). The next one will be in 2019 in Rome, and our colleagues […] LEARN MORE

First 23 European Reference Networks for Rare Diseases

26 December 2016

Great news that ERNICA, the proposed European Reference Network for Rare Inherited Gastrointestinal Diseases, has, together with 22 other ERNs, been approved by the EU’s Board of Member States. This is great news for EAT and for its member associations […] LEARN MORE

Tracheoesophageal Fistula Repair

09 July 2016

This 3D medical animation shows a tracheoesophageal fistula in which the esophagus has an abnormal connection to the trachea. The animation explains the normal development of the esophagus and trachea, as well as how a tracheoesophageal fistula and esophageal atresia […] LEARN MORE