Current Trends in Treatment of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia (CDH)
This panel discussion addressing new techniques and strategies for the care of infants with congenital diaphragmatic hernia. The panel will discuss surgical interventions concerning timing of repair, minimally invasive techniques, and repair on or off extracorporeal life support. They will also address long-term outcomes to encompass transition to adult care and the current status of prenatal interventions for this anomaly. This session will interest pediatric surgeons and those in general surgery practice who care for these children as they enter adulthood.
Moderator: Terry Buchmiller, MD, FACS, Boston, MA
Co-Moderator: Pramod S. Puligandla, MD, FACS, Montreal, Quebec
Terry Buchmiller, MD, FACS, Boston, MA
Pramod S. Puligandla, MD, FACS, Montreal, Quebec
Prenatal Assessment and Intervention
Shinjiro Hirose, MD, FACS, Sacramento, CA
Erik D. Skarsgard, MD, FACS, Vancouver, BC
Outpatient Follow-Up Models
Matthew T. Harting, MD, FACS, Houston, TX
Transition to Adult Care
Priscilla P. Chiu, MD, PhD, FACS, Toronto, ON
Sponsored by the Advisory Council for Pediatric Surgery
- Practicing surgeons
- Apply new knowledge and ideas to improve their surgical practice
- Adapt concepts and quality measures in support of research advancements
- Enhance the quality of patient care
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The ACCME also requires that ACS manage any reported conflict and eliminate the potential for bias during the educational activity. Any conflicts noted below have been managed to our satisfaction. The disclosure information is intended to identify any commercial relationships and allow learners to form their own judgments. However, if you perceive a bias during a activity, please report it on the evaluation.
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Faculty and Disclosures
Erik D. Skarsgard MD, FRCSC, FACS - Nothing to Disclose
Matthew T Harting MD, MS, FAAP, FACS - Nothing to Disclose
Pramod S. Puligandla MD, FACS - Nothing to Disclose
Priscilla Pui Lam Chiu MD, PhD, FACS - Nothing to Disclose
Shinjiro Hirose MD, FACS - Nothing to Disclose
Terry L. Buchmiller MD, FACS - Nothing to Disclose
Program Committee and Disclosures
CHAIR: Henri R. Ford, MD, MHA, FACS, FAAP, FRCSEng(Hon), Miami, FL - Nothing to Disclosure
VICE-CHAIR: David T. Cooke, MD, FACS, Sacramento, CA - Nothing to Disclosure
David C. Borgstrom, MD, FACS, Morgantown, WV - Nothing to Disclosure
Daniel L. Dent, MD, FACS, San Antonio, TX - Nothing to Disclosure
Roger R. Dmochowski, MD, FACS, Nashville, TN - Allergen: Honoraria: Consultant
Cynthia D. Downard, MD, FACS, Louisville, KY - Nothing to Disclosure
Audra A. Duncan, MD, FACS, London, ON - Nothing to Disclosure
Mariam F. Eskander, MD, Boston, MA - Nothing to Disclosure
Paula Ferrada, MD, FACS, Richmond, VA - Nothing to Disclosure
Neil H. Hyman, MD, FACS, Chicago, IL - Nothing to Disclosure
Martin S. Karpeh, Jr., MD, FACS, New York, NY - Nothing to Disclosure
Dennis H. Kraus, MD, FACS, New York, NY - Nothing to Disclosure
Kenneth W. Sharp, MD, FACS, Nashville, TN - Nothing to Disclosure
Daniel M. Herron, MD, FACS, FASBMS, New York, NY - Nothing to Disclosure
Edith Tzeng, MD, FACS, Pittsburgh, PA - Nothing to Disclosure
Barbara Lee Bass, MD, FACS, FRCSEng(Hon), FRCSI(Hon), FCOSECSA(Hon), Houston, TX - Nothing to Disclosure
Quan-Yang Duh, MD, FACS, San Francisco, CA - Nothing to Disclosure
B. J. Hancock, MD, FACS, FRCSC, Winnipeg, MB - Nothing to Disclosure
Ronald V. Maier, MD, FACS, FRCSEd(Hon), Seattle, WA - Nothing to Disclosure
Continuing Medical Education Credit Information
The American College of Surgeons is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
The American College of Surgeons designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Of the AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ listed above, a maximum of 1.5 credits meets the requirements for Self-Assessment.
Note: Residents will receive a Certificate of Completion.
- 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.50 Certificate of Completion
- 1.50 Self Assessment Credit