Jean Martin Laberge

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Outcome of the prenatally diagnosed congenital cystic adenomatoid lung malformation: a Canadian experience
    J M Laberge
    Department of Surgery, Montreal Children s Hospital, Montreal, Canada
    Fetal Diagn Ther 16:178-86. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Fetal tracheal occlusion for the treatment of congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Jean Martin Laberge
    Department of Surgery, The Montreal Children s Hospital of the McGill University Health Center, 2300 rue Tupper, H3H 1P3, Montreal, QC, Canada
    World J Surg 31:1577-86. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Asymptomatic congenital lung malformations
    Jean Martin Laberge
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, The Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Semin Pediatr Surg 14:16-33. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Large hepatic mesenchymal hamartoma leading to mid-trimester fetal demise
    J M Laberge
    McGill Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment Group, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada
    Fetal Diagn Ther 20:141-5. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint The management of asymptomatic congenital lung malformations
    Jean Martin Laberge
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, The Montreal Children s Hospital McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada
    Paediatr Respir Rev 5:S305-12. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) mortality without surgical repair? A plea to clarify surgical ineligibility
    Marnie Goodwin Wilson
    Divisions of Pediatric Surgery, The Montreal Children s Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada
    J Pediatr Surg 48:924-9. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Lung function in lambs with diaphragmatic hernia after reversible fetal tracheal occlusion
    Ioana Bratu
    Division of Pediatric Surgery of The Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pediatr Surg 39:1524-31. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of temporary tracheal occlusion on the endothelin system in experimental cases of diaphragmatic hernia
    Marc Cloutier
    Pediatrics, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Quebec, Laval University, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Exp Lung Res 31:391-404. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint The significance of intrauterine growth restriction is different from prematurity for the outcome of infants with gastroschisis
    Pramod S Puligandla
    Montreal Children s Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pediatr Surg 39:1200-4. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Appendicitis in children: a ten-year update of therapeutic recommendations
    Sherif Emil
    Division of Pediatric General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pediatr Surg 38:236-42. 2003

Collaborators

  • Robert Baird
  • Sherif Emil
  • Pramod S Puligandla
  • Ioana Bratu
  • Erik D Skarsgard
  • Annie Janvier
  • Saundra Kay
  • M F Chen
  • Moishe Liberman
  • Shoo K Lee
  • Sarah Bouchard
  • P Russo
  • G Lees
  • David Sigalet
  • D Pugash
  • Mark Anselmo
  • Feige Kaplan
  • Arash Safavi
  • Helene Flageole
  • Kathryn Martin
  • Ann Aspirot
  • Wendy Su
  • Jeremy R Grushka
  • Alana Beres
  • Kenneth Shaw
  • Andreana Butter
  • Saleh I Alabbad
  • Suad Gholoum
  • Esmaeel Taqi
  • Fady Gaied
  • Van Hung Nguyen
  • Chantal Bernard
  • Jon Ryckman
  • Abdullah Al-Shaikhi
  • Marnie Wilson
  • Abdullah Alshehri
  • Marnie Goodwin Wilson
  • Lajos Kovacs
  • Robert L Weinsheimer
  • Nouf Al-Backer
  • Luong T Nguyen
  • Bruno Piedboeuf
  • Marc Cloutier
  • Kenneth S Shaw
  • Miriam Blumenkrantz
  • Veronique Morinville
  • Shirley Chou
  • Sara Kalechstein
  • Kyle Cowan
  • Andrea Lo
  • Denis Bérubé
  • Jean Pierre Farmer
  • Larry C Lands
  • Catherine Paris
  • Saleh Al-Abbad
  • Rubin Carranza
  • J Mark Walton
  • Anthony de Buys Roessingh
  • Claudia Mueller
  • Dickens St Vil
  • Natalie L Yanchar
  • Peter von Dadelszen
  • Douglas McMillan
  • Sulaiman Al Hadher
  • Peter K Kim
  • Sebastien Dube
  • John Boutros
  • Margaret Berry
  • Elsa Quiros
  • Thomas Hui
  • Daniel Faucher
  • Bruno Piedoboeuf
  • Brian Meehan
  • Tommy Seaborn
  • Pascale Prasil
  • Apostolos Papageorgiou
  • Charles Volpe

Detail Information

Publications57

  1. ncbi request reprint Outcome of the prenatally diagnosed congenital cystic adenomatoid lung malformation: a Canadian experience
    J M Laberge
    Department of Surgery, Montreal Children s Hospital, Montreal, Canada
    Fetal Diagn Ther 16:178-86. 2001
    ..Congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation of the lung (CCAM) is diagnosed by prenatal ultrasonography with an increasing frequency but controversy persists as to its prognosis and prenatal management...
  2. ncbi request reprint Fetal tracheal occlusion for the treatment of congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Jean Martin Laberge
    Department of Surgery, The Montreal Children s Hospital of the McGill University Health Center, 2300 rue Tupper, H3H 1P3, Montreal, QC, Canada
    World J Surg 31:1577-86. 2007
    ..This article reviews our contribution to this field of research and outlines the current status of this treatment modality...
  3. ncbi request reprint Asymptomatic congenital lung malformations
    Jean Martin Laberge
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, The Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Semin Pediatr Surg 14:16-33. 2005
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Large hepatic mesenchymal hamartoma leading to mid-trimester fetal demise
    J M Laberge
    McGill Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment Group, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada
    Fetal Diagn Ther 20:141-5. 2005
    ..This is the first report of cystic hamartoma of the liver apparent on second-trimester sonography, and the fourth time such a lesion is associated with fetal or neonatal death out of 11 cases diagnosed prenatally...
  5. ncbi request reprint The management of asymptomatic congenital lung malformations
    Jean Martin Laberge
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, The Montreal Children s Hospital McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada
    Paediatr Respir Rev 5:S305-12. 2004
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) mortality without surgical repair? A plea to clarify surgical ineligibility
    Marnie Goodwin Wilson
    Divisions of Pediatric Surgery, The Montreal Children s Hospital, Montreal, QC, Canada
    J Pediatr Surg 48:924-9. 2013
    ..Little is known about liveborn CDH patients who die without surgery. We audited a national CDH cohort to determine whether these patients were different from patients who received CDH repair...
  7. ncbi request reprint Lung function in lambs with diaphragmatic hernia after reversible fetal tracheal occlusion
    Ioana Bratu
    Division of Pediatric Surgery of The Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pediatr Surg 39:1524-31. 2004
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of temporary tracheal occlusion on the endothelin system in experimental cases of diaphragmatic hernia
    Marc Cloutier
    Pediatrics, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Quebec, Laval University, Sainte Foy, Quebec, Canada
    Exp Lung Res 31:391-404. 2005
    ..05). These results suggest that involvement of the endothelin system in the pulmonary hypertension associated with CDH is limited. However, the endothelin system appears to be modulated during development...
  9. ncbi request reprint The significance of intrauterine growth restriction is different from prematurity for the outcome of infants with gastroschisis
    Pramod S Puligandla
    Montreal Children s Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pediatr Surg 39:1200-4. 2004
    ..The authors compared the outcomes of intrauterine growth-restricted infants (IUGR) with gastroschisis to those without growth restriction because IUGR is different from prematurity...
  10. ncbi request reprint Appendicitis in children: a ten-year update of therapeutic recommendations
    Sherif Emil
    Division of Pediatric General Surgery, Department of Surgery, Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pediatr Surg 38:236-42. 2003
    ..In 1990, the authors reported excellent outcomes using a standard protocol to treat pediatric appendicitis. This protocol has been simplified further and a large retrospective review was conducted to assess current outcomes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Fetal tracheal occlusion in lambs with congenital diaphragmatic hernia: role of exogenous surfactant at birth
    Andreana Butter
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Canada
    Pediatr Res 58:689-94. 2005
    ..This investigation demonstrates that prophylactic surfactant treatment at birth does not improve gas exchange or ventilation efficiency in CDH lambs with or without TO...
  12. ncbi request reprint Predictors of gastroesophageal reflux in neonates with congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Wendy Su
    Department of Surgery, Montreal Children s Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3H1P3
    J Pediatr Surg 42:1639-43. 2007
    ..Gastroesophageal reflux (GER) is observed in 22% to 81% of neonates with congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH). The purpose of this study was to identify factors that may predict GER requiring fundoplication in neonates with CDH...
  13. doi request reprint The effect of in vitro tracheal occlusion on branching morphogenesis in fetal lung explants from the rat nitrofen model of congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Jeremy R Grushka
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, The Montreal Children s Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pediatr Surg 45:943-7. 2010
    ..In this study, we characterize the effects of in vitro TO on bronchial branch development in fetal lung explants derived from the nitrofen rat model of congenital diaphragmatic hernia...
  14. ncbi request reprint Postnatal pulmonary distension for the treatment of pulmonary hypoplasia: pilot study in the neonatal piglet model
    Andreana Butter
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, The Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3H 1P3
    J Pediatr Surg 40:826-31. 2005
    ..Accelerated lung growth has previously been demonstrated after fetal tracheal occlusion. The purpose of this study was to determine if short-term perfluorocarbon (PFC) distension could increase lung growth postnatally in neonatal piglets...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cholestasis associated with small bowel atresia: do we always need to investigate?
    Ann Aspirot
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, The Montreal Children s Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3H 1P3
    J Pediatr Surg 42:873-7. 2007
    ..When severe or prolonged, patients may undergo unnecessary intensive or invasive investigation. We characterized cholestasis and analyzed the pertinence of investigating this patient population...
  16. doi request reprint Canadian Pediatric Surgical Network: a population-based pediatric surgery network and database for analyzing surgical birth defects. The first 100 cases of gastroschisis
    Erik D Skarsgard
    Department of Surgery, British Columbia Children s Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Pediatr Surg 43:30-4; discussion 34. 2008
    ..The aim of this study is to create a national pediatric surgical network and database for gastroschisis (GS) that tracks cases from diagnosis to hospital discharge...
  17. doi request reprint A contemporary evaluation of surgical outcome in neonates and infants undergoing lung resection
    Ann Aspirot
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, The Montreal Children s Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3H 1P3
    J Pediatr Surg 43:508-12. 2008
    ..The morbidity of such surgery needs to be considered in the decision analysis. We analyzed the contemporary outcome of infants and neonates undergoing lung resection...
  18. doi request reprint Gangrenous appendicitis in children: a prospective evaluation of definition, bacteriology, histopathology, and outcomes
    Sherif Emil
    Division of Pediatric General Surgery, Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Surg Res 177:123-6. 2012
    ..We performed a prospective study in children to evaluate an objective definition of gangrenous appendicitis, as well as associated bacteriology, histopathology, and outcomes...
  19. doi request reprint Institutional practice and outcome variation in the management of congenital diaphragmatic hernia and gastroschisis in Canada: a report from the Canadian Pediatric Surgery Network
    Robert Baird
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, The Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pediatr Surg 46:801-7. 2011
    ..Perinatal management of congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) and gastroschisis (GS) remains nonstandardized and institution specific. This analysis describes practice and outcome variation across a national network...
  20. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of early versus late intestinal operations in patients with gastroschisis and intestinal atresia: results from a prospective national database
    Abdullah Alshehri
    Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3H 1P3
    J Pediatr Surg 48:2022-6. 2013
    ..Gastroschisis may be complicated by intestinal atresia, necrosis, and/or perforation. In the absence of an urgent indication, intestinal procedures are often delayed to allow for bowel recovery. This practice has not been evaluated...
  21. ncbi request reprint Pediatric spontaneous pneumothorax
    Kenneth S Shaw
    Division of Pediatric General Surgery, Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Semin Pediatr Surg 12:55-61. 2003
    ..Stronger data specific to pediatric patients are needed...
  22. ncbi request reprint Dextranomer hyaluronic Acid copolymer effects on gastroesophageal junction
    Kathryn Martin
    Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery Division of Pediatric Pathology Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 58:593-7. 2014
    ..Dextranomer hyaluronic acid (DxHA) copolymer, an agent with proven efficacy in vesicoureteral reflux, was studied with respect to its effects on the gastroesophageal junction (GEJ)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Foregut duplications: is there an advantage to thoracoscopic resection?
    Ioana Bratu
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, H3H 1P3, Canada
    J Pediatr Surg 40:138-41. 2005
    ..Thoracoscopy has an expanding role in the treatment of FD cysts (bronchogenic cysts and esophageal duplications). We examined this trend in our patients and reviewed our overall experience...
  24. ncbi request reprint Routine cesarean delivery does not improve the outcome of infants with gastroschisis
    Pramod S Puligandla
    Montreal Children s Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pediatr Surg 39:742-5. 2004
    ..The optimal mode of delivery for infants with gastroschisis is controversial. The authors compared the outcomes of infants with gastroschisis born vaginally (VD) or by cesarean section (CS)...
  25. doi request reprint Congenital lung lesions
    Pramod S Puligandla
    Pediatric Surgery, Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Center, McGill University, 2300 Tupper Street, Suite C 811, Montreal, Quebec H3P 1P3, Canada
    Clin Perinatol 39:331-47. 2012
    ....
  26. doi request reprint The use of laparoscopy in ventriculoperitoneal shunt revisions
    Kathryn Martin
    The Division of Pediatric General Surgery, Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3H 1P3
    J Pediatr Surg 46:2146-50. 2011
    ..However, they often encounter problems, and revisions are frequent. We sought to evaluate our institutional experience with laparoscopic-assisted VPS revisions...
  27. doi request reprint A contemporary evaluation of pulmonary function in children undergoing lung resection in infancy
    Alana Beres
    The Montreal Children s Hospital of McGill University Health Centre, Division of Pediatric General Surgery, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H3H 1P3
    J Pediatr Surg 46:829-32. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that these children would not have a significant reduction in pulmonary function when compared with norms for age...
  28. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of surgical approaches to pyloromyotomy: a single-center experience
    Esmaeel Taqi
    Division of Clinical Research and Pediatric General Surgery, Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada H3H 1P3
    J Pediatr Surg 42:865-8. 2007
    ..This study was conducted to evaluate the outcome of various approaches to pyloromyotomy: supraumbilical (SU), right upper quadrant (RUQ), and laparoscopic (LP)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Ten years of experience with third and fourth branchial remnants
    Moishe Liberman
    Montreal, Quebec
    J Pediatr Surg 37:685-90. 2002
    ..Third and fourth branchial remnants may result in cysts and abscesses that are in close contact with the thyroid gland. These anomalies are rare and often present diagnostic and therapeutic challenges...
  30. ncbi request reprint The effect of tracheal occlusion on lung branching in the rat nitrofen CDH model
    Robert Baird
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Montreal Children s Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Surg Res 148:224-9. 2008
    ..In this study, we characterize bronchial branch development in fetal rats with CDH with or without TO through conventional histological and morphometric analysis as well as lung casting...
  31. doi request reprint Laparoscopic treatment of isolated salpingeal torsion in children: case series and a 20-year review of the literature
    Fady Gaied
    Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, The Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 22:941-7. 2012
    ..Isolated torsion of the Fallopian tube, without ovarian torsion, is a rare cause of lower abdominal pain. We report our experience with 4 recent cases, along with data from a 20-year review of the pediatric literature...
  32. doi request reprint Infectious complications in the management of gastroschisis
    Robert Baird
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, McGill University Health Center, The Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University, 2300 Tupper Street, Montreal, QC, H3H 1P3, Canada
    Pediatr Surg Int 28:399-404. 2012
    ..While infectious complications are known to increase patient morbidity, it is unclear whether they vary according to abdominal closure method, or can be predicted by initial patient assessment...
  33. doi request reprint Incarceration rates in pediatric inguinal hernia: do not trust the coding
    Suad Gholoum
    Division of Pediatric General Surgery, The Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3H 1P3
    J Pediatr Surg 45:1007-11. 2010
    ..We evaluated our experience to determine if patient age and interval to operation increased the risk of incarceration...
  34. doi request reprint Prematurity, not age at operation or incarceration, impacts complication rates of inguinal hernia repair
    Robert Baird
    Division of Pediatric General Surgery, The Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3H 1P3
    J Pediatr Surg 46:908-11. 2011
    ..Inguinal hernia repair (IHR) remains the most common procedure in pediatric surgery. Although postoperative sequelae are well described, we examined if prematurity and age were important determinants of postoperative complications...
  35. ncbi request reprint Anastomotic stricture after esophageal atresia repair: a critical review of recent literature
    Robert Baird
    Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Eur J Pediatr Surg 23:204-13. 2013
    ..Finally, stricture resection followed by primary esophageal anastomosis or, rarely, esophageal replacement with an interposition graft remain options for AS refractory to all other forms of treatment. ..
  36. ncbi request reprint The changing face of surgical indications for necrotizing enterocolitis
    Andreana Butter
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pediatr Surg 37:496-9. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the proportion of operations for acute necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) and post NEC strictures...
  37. ncbi request reprint Infantile myofibromas obstructing opposite ends of the gastrointestinal tract
    Marnie Wilson
    Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery, Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pediatr Surg 48:449-53. 2013
    ..Lessons learned from the treatment of these two patients are shared and the pertinent literature is reviewed...
  38. doi request reprint The value of laparoscopy in the management of abdominoscrotal hydroceles
    Kathryn Martin
    Division of Pediatric General Surgery, Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 22:419-21. 2012
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint What's new in pediatric surgery
    Jean Martin Laberge
    Division of Pediatric General Surgery, The Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Center, Quebec, Canada
    J Am Coll Surg 195:208-18. 2002
  40. ncbi request reprint A rapidly growing flank mass in an infant
    Abdullah Al-Shaikhi
    The Montreal Children s Hospital of the McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pediatr Surg 38:1415-7. 2003
  41. ncbi request reprint Management and outcome of patients with combined vaginal septum, bifid uterus, and ipsilateral renal agenesis (Herlyn-Werner-Wunderlich syndrome)
    Suad Gholoum
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, The Montreal Children s Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3H 1P3
    J Pediatr Surg 41:987-92. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the natural history and outcome of patients with HWWS...
  42. doi request reprint Outcome of laparoscopic appendectomy for perforated appendicitis in children
    Esmaeel Taqi
    Division of Pediatric General Surgery, The Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, QC, Canada H3H 1P3
    J Pediatr Surg 43:893-5. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the outcome of laparoscopic (LA) vs open appendectomy (OA) in patients with perforated appendicitis in our center...
  43. doi request reprint Pectus carinatum treatment in Canada: current practices
    Sherif Emil
    Division of Pediatric General Surgery, Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pediatr Surg 47:862-6. 2012
    ..Multiple treatment options currently exist for the correction of pectus carinatum (PC). We performed a survey of Canadian pediatric surgeons to define current practices...
  44. doi request reprint Management of a giant omphalocele with an external skin closure system
    Robert Baird
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, The Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pediatr Surg 45:E17-20. 2010
    ..We present the case of a 34-week-old neonate with isolated giant omphalocele managed with an external surgical skin closure system as a component of a staged closure strategy...
  45. doi request reprint Spindle epithelial tumor with thymus-like elements of the thyroid: a multi-institutional case series and review of the literature
    Jeremy R Grushka
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, The Montreal Children s Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pediatr Surg 44:944-8. 2009
    ..We present a case series of 3 patients with SETTLE, focusing on the clinical and pathologic features of this rare tumor...
  46. ncbi request reprint Gingival mass in a newborn infant diagnosed in utero
    Lajos Kovacs
    Department of Neonatology, Jewish General Hospital, Department of Surgery, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3T 1E2
    J Pediatr 141:837. 2002
  47. ncbi request reprint Respiratory infections: pneumonia, lung abscess, and empyema
    Pramod S Puligandla
    Divisions of Pediatric Surgery and Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, The Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Semin Pediatr Surg 17:42-52. 2008
    ..Two specific complications of pneumonia, lung abscess and empyema, are discussed...
  48. ncbi request reprint Day surgery for thyroglossal duct cyst excision: a safe alternative
    Ioana Bratu
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, The Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, 2300 Tupper Street, Suite C 1129, Montreal, Quebec H3H 1P3, Canada
    Pediatr Surg Int 20:675-8. 2004
    ..Day surgery is safe for routine TDC excisions. There must be a shift in surgeons' behavior if the trend towards an increase in outpatient services for TDC excisions is to continue...
  49. doi request reprint Effect of hospital case volume on outcome in congenital diaphragmatic hernia: the experience of the Canadian Pediatric Surgery Network
    Jeremy R Grushka
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, The Montreal Children s Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pediatr Surg 44:873-6. 2009
    ..Center experience (reflected by case volume) may contribute to this variation in outcome. The aim of the study was to determine whether CDH mortality is affected by hospital case volume...
  50. ncbi request reprint External jugular venous aneurysm: an unusual cause of a neck mass in a young child
    Abdullah Al-Shaikhi
    The Montreal Children s Hospital of the McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pediatr Surg 38:1557-9. 2003
  51. doi request reprint Use of transanastomotic feeding tubes during esophageal atresia repair
    Saleh I Alabbad
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, The Montreal Children s Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pediatr Surg 44:902-5. 2009
    ..Our aim is to assess the benefit of intraoperatively placed transanastomotic feeding tubes (TAFTs)...
  52. doi request reprint The pitfalls of endotracheal intubation beyond the fistula in babies with type C esophageal atresia
    Saleh I Alabbad
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Montreal Children s Hospital, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Semin Pediatr Surg 18:116-8. 2009
    ..It may also be useful to confirm tube location after endotracheal intubation and intraoperatively in the event of cardiorespiratory instability...
  53. doi request reprint Attention to small details: big deal for gastrostomies
    Alana Beres
    Division of Pediatric General Surgery, Montreal Children s Hospital of the McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Semin Pediatr Surg 18:87-92. 2009
    ..The proposed guidelines apply to all types of gastrostomies...
  54. doi request reprint Lethal outcome after percutaneous aspiration of a presumed ovarian cyst in a neonate
    Pramod S Puligandla
    Department of Surgery, Montreal Children s Hospital of the McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Semin Pediatr Surg 18:119-21. 2009
    ..We should not rely solely on ultrasonographic features and fluid characteristics to diagnose a large neonatal abdominal cyst, but rather confirm the diagnosis with laparoscopy...
  55. ncbi request reprint Type 1 pleuropulmonary blastoma in a 3-year-old male with a cystic lung mass
    Nouf Al-Backer
    Division of Pediatric Respirology, The Montreal Children s Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3H 1P3
    J Pediatr Surg 41:e13-5. 2006
    ..Thus, the presence of large or peripherally based lung cysts should raise the suspicion of PPB. Resection is warranted for all such lesions...
  56. doi request reprint Gastroschisis closure--does method really matter?
    Robert L Weinsheimer
    Division of Pediatric General Surgery, IWK Health Centre, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada B3K 6R8
    J Pediatr Surg 43:874-8. 2008
    ..Management of gastroschisis varies. This study aims to determine which aspects of practice influence outcomes...
  57. ncbi request reprint Definition of pentalogy of Cantrell. Commentary on Araujo Júnior et al: diagnosis of pentalogy of Cantrell by three-dimensional ultrasound in third trimester of pregancy (Fetal Diagn Ther 2006;21:544-547)
    Jean Martin Laberge
    Fetal Diagn Ther 23:168; author reply 168. 2008