Mark Davenport

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Affiliation: King's College Hospital
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi The spectrum of surgical jaundice in infancy
    Mark Davenport
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Kings College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, England, UK
    J Pediatr Surg 38:1471-9. 2003
  2. ncbi Hepatobiliary scintigraphy after Kasai procedure for biliary atresia: clinical correlation and prognostic value
    Marco Castagnetti
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, SE5 9RS London, UK
    J Pediatr Surg 42:1107-13. 2007
  3. ncbi Seamless management of biliary atresia in England and Wales (1999-2002)
    Mark Davenport
    King s College Hospital, London, UK
    Lancet 363:1354-7. 2004
  4. ncbi The biliary atresia splenic malformation syndrome: a 28-year single-center retrospective study
    Mark Davenport
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Kings College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, UK
    J Pediatr 149:393-400. 2006
  5. ncbi Prenatal diagnosis of liver and biliary tract disease
    Mark Davenport
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RS, UK
    Semin Neonatol 8:347-55. 2003
  6. ncbi Traumatic pancreatic duct injury in children: minimally invasive approach to management
    Christophe H Houben
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Kings College Hospital, Denmark Hill, SE5 9RS London, UK
    J Pediatr Surg 42:629-35. 2007
  7. doi Systematic review and meta-analysis of the postnatal management of congenital cystic lung lesions
    Michael Stanton
    King s College Hospital, Paediatric Surgery, Denmark Hill, London, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr Surg 44:1027-33. 2009
  8. ncbi Serial circulating markers of inflammation in biliary atresia--evolution of the post-operative inflammatory process
    Bommayya Narayanaswamy
    Departments of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, London SE5 9RS
    Hepatology 46:180-7. 2007
  9. doi Hepatocellular carcinoma in biliary atresia: King's College Hospital experience
    Nedim Hadzic
    Paediatric Liver Centre, King s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr 159:617-22.e1. 2011
  10. ncbi Postnatal outcome in gastroschisis: effect of birth weight and gestational age
    Paul Charlesworth
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, SE5 9RS London, UK
    J Pediatr Surg 42:815-8. 2007

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  1. ncbi The spectrum of surgical jaundice in infancy
    Mark Davenport
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Kings College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, England, UK
    J Pediatr Surg 38:1471-9. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to compare clinical features, management, and outcome of all types of surgical jaundice presenting in the first year of life...
  2. ncbi Hepatobiliary scintigraphy after Kasai procedure for biliary atresia: clinical correlation and prognostic value
    Marco Castagnetti
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, SE5 9RS London, UK
    J Pediatr Surg 42:1107-13. 2007
    ..The value of postoperative radionuclide scans was assessed prospectively in a large population of post-KP infants...
  3. ncbi Seamless management of biliary atresia in England and Wales (1999-2002)
    Mark Davenport
    King s College Hospital, London, UK
    Lancet 363:1354-7. 2004
    ..Since 1999, all infants with suspected biliary atresia in England and Wales, UK, have been referred to one of three designated centres where both the Kasai operation and liver transplantation (if necessary) could be done...
  4. ncbi The biliary atresia splenic malformation syndrome: a 28-year single-center retrospective study
    Mark Davenport
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Kings College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, UK
    J Pediatr 149:393-400. 2006
    ..There were 7 long-term survivors with their native liver and a follow-up of more than 10 years; all were anicteric. BASM is a distinct subgroup, with an implied onset during the embryological phase of organ development...
  5. ncbi Prenatal diagnosis of liver and biliary tract disease
    Mark Davenport
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RS, UK
    Semin Neonatol 8:347-55. 2003
    ..Some may cause fetal cardiac failure and are candidates for in-utero intervention, but in all likelihood, a large proportion will resolve without specific therapy...
  6. ncbi Traumatic pancreatic duct injury in children: minimally invasive approach to management
    Christophe H Houben
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Kings College Hospital, Denmark Hill, SE5 9RS London, UK
    J Pediatr Surg 42:629-35. 2007
    ..The management of children with main pancreatic duct injuries is controversial. We report a series of patients with pancreatic trauma who were treated using minimally invasive techniques...
  7. doi Systematic review and meta-analysis of the postnatal management of congenital cystic lung lesions
    Michael Stanton
    King s College Hospital, Paediatric Surgery, Denmark Hill, London, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr Surg 44:1027-33. 2009
    ..We undertook a systematic review and meta-analysis to quantify the risks of elective surgery, emergency surgery, and observation...
  8. ncbi Serial circulating markers of inflammation in biliary atresia--evolution of the post-operative inflammatory process
    Bommayya Narayanaswamy
    Departments of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, London SE5 9RS
    Hepatology 46:180-7. 2007
    ..CONCLUSION: The early circulating inflammatory process in BA is persistent, progressive and involves a non-polarized T cell, macrophage and cell adhesion molecule response only partially ameliorated by KP...
  9. doi Hepatocellular carcinoma in biliary atresia: King's College Hospital experience
    Nedim Hadzic
    Paediatric Liver Centre, King s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr 159:617-22.e1. 2011
    ..To establish risks for development of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in children with biliary atresia (BA), the most common chronic liver disease of childhood...
  10. ncbi Postnatal outcome in gastroschisis: effect of birth weight and gestational age
    Paul Charlesworth
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, SE5 9RS London, UK
    J Pediatr Surg 42:815-8. 2007
    ..Early elective delivery of antenatally diagnosed gastroschisis has been proposed as a strategy to minimize postnatal morbidity. This hypothesis was tested by analyzing outcome in relationship to gestational age and birth weight at delivery...
  11. doi Portal venous pressure in biliary atresia
    Aly Shalaby
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, SE5 9RH London, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr Surg 47:363-6. 2012
    ..Biliary atresia (BA) is characterized by a variable degree of fibrosis within the liver, causing portal hypertension sometimes evident at the time of presentation...
  12. doi Selective use of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography in the diagnosis of biliary atresia in infants younger than 100 days
    Naresh P Shanmugam
    Paediatric Liver Centre, Institute of Liver Studies, Department of Radiology, King s College Hospital, London, UK
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 49:435-41. 2009
    ..We investigated the role and safety of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) in diagnosing biliary atresia (BA) in prolonged neonatal cholestasis, when standard workup was inconclusive...
  13. doi Pancreatic pseudocysts in children: treatment by endoscopic cyst gastrostomy
    Erica Makin
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, London, UK
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 55:556-8. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to review the use of endoscopic cyst gastrostomy (E-CG) as a treatment option for pancreatic pseudocysts referred to a tertiary paediatric surgical centre...
  14. ncbi Tracheomegaly in infants with severe congenital diaphragmatic hernia treated with fetal endoluminal tracheal occlusion
    Augusto Zani
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr 164:1311-5. 2014
    ..To measure and evaluate the effects of tracheal dimensions on survival and ventilation in a large series of infants with congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) treated antenatally with fetal endoluminal tracheal occlusion (FETO)...
  15. doi Neuromuscular blockade and lung function during resuscitation of infants with congenital diaphragmatic hernia
    Vadivelam Murthy
    Division of Asthma, Allergy and Lung Biology, King s College London, London, UK
    Neonatology 103:112-7. 2013
    ..There is no consensus or evidence as to whether a neuromuscular blocking agent should be used during the initial resuscitation of infants with congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) in the labour ward...
  16. doi Biliary atresia: clinical aspects
    Mark Davenport
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, United Kingdom
    Semin Pediatr Surg 21:175-84. 2012
    ..Clearance of jaundice to normal values has been achieved in 40%-55% of cases in large series from around the world, with an expectation of 5-year native liver survival of similar proportions...
  17. ncbi Long-term survival following Kasai portoenterostomy: is chronic liver disease inevitable?
    Nedim Hadzic
    Department of Child Health, King s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 37:430-3. 2003
    ..The aim of this single-center study was to identify children with normal laboratory indices and no clinical evidence of chronic liver disease 10 or more years after Kasai portoenterostomy (KP)...
  18. ncbi Definitive surgical management of antenatally diagnosed exomphalos
    Ashok Rijhwani
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Kings College Hospital, SE5 9RS London, UK
    J Pediatr Surg 40:516-22. 2005
    ..The aim of the study was to ascertain the outcome of all infants with an antenatally diagnosed exomphalos treated recently at our institution using a policy of aggressive abdominal wall closure...
  19. doi Intrahepatic duct dilatation in type 4 choledochal malformation: pressure-related, postoperative resolution
    Richard Hill
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, SE5 9RS, UK
    J Pediatr Surg 46:299-303. 2011
    ..The aims of this study were to investigate possible causes of intrahepatic duct (IHD) dilatation in CM and to define the effect of surgery over time...
  20. ncbi Current outcome of antenatally diagnosed exomphalos: an 11 year review
    Lorin Lakasing
    Harris Birthright Centre for Fetal Research, King s College Hospital, SE5 9RS London, UK
    J Pediatr Surg 41:1403-6. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the outcome of antenatally diagnosed exomphalos...
  21. ncbi Late-presenting cholangitis and Roux loop obstruction after Kasai portoenterostomy for biliary atresia
    Chris Houben
    The Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, SE5 9RS London, UK
    J Pediatr Surg 41:1159-64. 2006
    ..Late-onset cholangitis is an uncommon complication after the Kasai operation for biliary atresia. Experience with 3 recent patients illustrates appropriate management...
  22. ncbi Minimally invasive management of bile leaks after blunt liver trauma in children
    Marco Castagnetti
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, SE5 9RS London, UK
    J Pediatr Surg 41:1539-44. 2006
    ..Conventionally, open surgery has been considered necessary, but new modalities of treatment, including endoscopic biliary stenting and laparoscopy, offer a minimally invasive alternative...
  23. doi Aetiology and management of extrahepatic portal vein obstruction in children: King's College Hospital experience
    Nehal Abd El-Hamid
    Paediatric Liver Centre, King s College London School of Medicine at King s College Hospital, London, UK
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 47:630-4. 2008
    ..To study a single-centre experience of the management of extrahepatic portal vein obstruction (EHPVO) in children during the last 3 decades...
  24. ncbi Soluble adhesion molecule profiling in preoperative infants with biliary atresia
    Mark Davenport
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Kings College Hospital, SE5 9RS London, UK
    J Pediatr Surg 40:1464-9. 2005
    ..Circulating levels of such soluble adhesion molecules (SAM) should reflect intrahepatic disease and would prove a useful adjunct in the evaluation of BA...
  25. doi Fetal and neonatal liver tumours
    Erica Makin
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, London SE5 9RS, United Kingdom
    Early Hum Dev 86:637-42. 2010
    ..Treatment options may include watchful waiting, surgical resection, hepatic artery embolisation/ligation and chemotherapy...
  26. doi Congenital biliary atresia: liver injury begins at birth
    Erica Makin
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, London
    J Pediatr Surg 44:630-3. 2009
    ..The timing of onset of liver injury in biliary atresia (BA) is not known, although in approximately 10% of cases, biliary pathologic condition associated with the biliary atresia splenic malformation syndrome must begin well before birth...
  27. ncbi Closing gastroschisis: diagnosis, management, and outcomes
    Chris Houben
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr Surg 44:343-7. 2009
    ..We now report the largest series of infants born with various stages of closing GS describing features, management, and outcome...
  28. doi Understanding choledochal malformation
    Erica Makin
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RS, UK
    Arch Dis Child 97:69-72. 2012
    ..Although these are definitely feasible and safe, care should be taken before dispensing with standard open techniques which have minimal complications and proven long-term benefit...
  29. doi Is there unity in Europe? First survey of EUPSA delegates on the management of gastroschisis
    Augusto Zani
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Eur J Pediatr Surg 23:19-24. 2013
    ..To report the first European survey on the current management of gastroschisis and ascertain the degree of variability between centers...
  30. ncbi Congenital diaphragmatic hernia: prognostic indices in the fetal endoluminal tracheal occlusion era
    Chandrasen K Sinha
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Kings College Hospital, London, UK
    J Pediatr Surg 44:312-6. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the value of variables previously thought prognostic in the FETO era...
  31. ncbi Feasibility of complex minimally invasive surgery in neonates
    Chandrasen K Sinha
    King s College Hospital, London, UK
    Pediatr Surg Int 25:217-21. 2009
    ..More complex procedures are feasible and safe, but technically demanding and need further expertise...
  32. doi Surgical outcome in biliary atresia: etiology affects the influence of age at surgery
    Mark Davenport
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Ann Surg 247:694-8. 2008
    ..The exact nature of the relationship between age at Kasai portoenterostomy (KP) for biliary atresia (BA) and outcome is controversial...
  33. ncbi Antenatal presentation of biliary atresia
    Rupert Hinds
    Departments of Child Health and Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr 144:43-6. 2004
    ..A retrospective analysis of their medical records was undertaken...
  34. ncbi Early identification and referral of liver disease
    Sarah Tizzard
    King s College Hospital, London
    Community Pract 80:40-2. 2007
    ..The role of community practitioners in identifying prolonged jaundice in Infants will be discussed and a jaundice protocol and early identification algorithm will be introduced...
  35. doi Steroids in biliary atresia: single surgeon, single centre, prospective study
    Mark Davenport
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, London SE5 9RS, UK Electronic address
    J Hepatol 59:1054-8. 2013
    ..The effect of adjuvant steroids in infants with biliary atresia (BA) is not clear and evidence of benefit is lacking...
  36. doi Maximizing Kasai portoenterostomy in the treatment of biliary atresia: medical and surgical options
    Mark Davenport
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Kings College Hospital, London, UK
    S Afr Med J 102:865-7. 2012
    ..Experience from high-volume centres suggests that clearance of jaundice can be achieved in 50 - 60% of infants with 10-year native liver and real survival rates of 45% and 90%, respectively...
  37. doi Biliary atresia in England and Wales: results of centralization and new benchmark
    Mark Davenport
    Paediatric Liver Centre, Kings College Hospital, SE5 9RS London, UK
    J Pediatr Surg 46:1689-94. 2011
    ..Since 1999, the treatment of BA has been centralized to 3 centers in England and Wales able to offer both treatment options. The aim of this study was to review the outcome of this policy change and provide a national benchmark...
  38. ncbi Biliary atresia
    Mark Davenport
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Kings College Hospital, London, UK
    Semin Pediatr Surg 14:42-8. 2005
    ..Recent series would suggest that over 50% of infants in large centers will be able to clear their jaundice and therefore have a reasonable expectation of long-term survival with a good quality-of-life...
  39. ncbi Natural history and long-term follow-up of antenatally detected liver cysts
    Paul Charlesworth
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, London, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RS, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr Surg 42:494-9. 2007
    ..Antenatally detected liver cysts are rare; their diagnostic accuracy is unknown, and their management is controversial. This study assessed the natural history of these lesions...
  40. ncbi Spontaneous perforation of the biliary tract and portal vein thrombosis in infancy
    Emily Livesey
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, SE5 9RS, UK
    Pediatr Surg Int 24:357-9. 2008
    ..Posterior SBP, presumably due to their intimate anatomical relation with the portal vein, seem predisposed to such complications...
  41. ncbi Current outcome of antenally diagnosed cystic lung disease
    Mark Davenport
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, London, England, UK
    J Pediatr Surg 39:549-56. 2004
    ..The term cystic lung disease was used throughout to avoid unjustifiable histologic precision...
  42. doi Cystic biliary atresia: an etiologic and prognostic subgroup
    Enrica Caponcelli
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, SE5 9RS London, UK
    J Pediatr Surg 43:1619-24. 2008
    ..Because some cases can be detected antenatally, CBA in general may have its origins in utero life. We assessed our experience with CBA...
  43. ncbi Outcome of antenatally diagnosed sacrococcygeal teratomas: single-center experience (1993-2004)
    Erica C Makin
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Kings College Hospital, Denmark Hill, SE5 9RS London, UK
    J Pediatr Surg 41:388-93. 2006
    ..There are few large single-center series and even fewer describing both their antenatal and postnatal course. We report the outcome of all fetuses investigated at a tertiary fetal medicine center with this diagnosis...
  44. doi Inguinal hernias associated with biliary atresia
    Augusto Zani
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Eur J Pediatr Surg 22:117-20. 2012
    ..Some of them present clinically evident ascites that might predispose to inguinal hernias. We aimed to investigate whether infants with BA have a higher incidence of inguinal hernias...
  45. doi Long term respiratory outcomes of congenital thoracic malformations
    Mark Davenport
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, London, UK
    Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 17:99-104. 2012
    ..We present a review of the most common forms of CTMs, including congenital cystic adenomatoid malformation, bronchopulmonary sequestration, and lobar and segmental emphysema...
  46. ncbi Twitch airway pressure elicited by magnetic phrenic nerve stimulation in anesthetized healthy children
    Gerrard F Rafferty
    Department of Child Health, Guy s, King s, and St Thomas School of Medicine, London, UK
    Pediatr Pulmonol 40:141-7. 2005
    ..4% (5.2), 6.7% (3.5), and 11.7% (10.3), respectively. Bilateral and left and right unilateral TwPaw were significantly related to age (P < 0.05). In healthy prepubertal children, diaphragm contractility is primarily influenced by age...
  47. pmc Congenital choledochal malformation: not just a problem for children
    Natalie Dabbas
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, London, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 91:100-5. 2009
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  48. ncbi Biliary atresia: outcome and management
    Mark Davenport
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, London SE5 9RS, United Kingdom
    Indian J Pediatr 73:825-8. 2006
    ..The remainder may be candidates for liver transplantation (where available) although donor organ shortage and immunosuppresion-related complications remain significant problems...
  49. doi Preformed silos versus traditional abdominal wall closure in gastroschisis: 163 infants at a single institution
    Paul Charlesworth
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Kings College Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Eur J Pediatr Surg 24:88-93. 2014
    ..The other widely used technique is application of a preformed silo (PFS) and reduction of contents over a few days before final closure. There is still a paucity of comparative outcome data...
  50. ncbi Is early delivery beneficial in gastroschisis?
    Helen Carnaghan
    UCL Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, UK
    J Pediatr Surg 49:928-33. 2014
    ..We investigated whether delivery at <37weeks improves neonatal outcomes of gastroschisis and impact of intra/extra-abdominal bowel dilatation (IABD/EABD)...
  51. doi Summary of the Joint European Association of Pediatric Surgeons (XIII) and British Association of Paediatric Surgeons (LIX) Congress in Rome, Italy, June 13th-16th, 2012
    Mark Davenport
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, London, UK
    J Pediatr Surg 48:408-10. 2013
    ..This is a summary of the joint EUPSA and BAPS Congresses held in Rome, Italy, on June 13th-16th, 2012...
  52. ncbi Management of congenital lung lesions
    Michael Stanton
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RS, United Kingdom
    Early Hum Dev 82:289-95. 2006
    ..An excellent outcome following surgery can be expected...
  53. ncbi Under pressure: choledochal malformation manometry
    Mark Davenport
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Kings College Hospital, SE5 9RS London, UK
    J Pediatr Surg 40:331-5. 2005
    ..However, bile duct pressures in both normal or disease states are not known in such children...
  54. ncbi Idiopathic biliary perforation in a 10-year-old boy
    Erica Makin
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, King s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, SE5 9RS London, UK
    Pediatr Surg Int 22:465-7. 2006
    ..Although the co-morbid conditions are likely to be contributory factors, biliary perforation in either disease has not been reported before...
  55. ncbi Staged resection for a ruptured hepatoblastoma: a 6-year follow-up
    Mansoor Ahmed Madanur
    Kings College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, SE5 9RS, UK
    Pediatr Surg Int 23:609-11. 2007
    ..Patient is currently disease free at 6-year follow-up. Staged hepatectomy after initial control of haemorrhage does not preclude a curative resection...
  56. ncbi Humoral immunity in children with biliary atresia splenic malformation syndrome
    Rachel M Taylor
    Eur J Pediatr 162:539-40. 2003
  57. pmc Current management of biliary atresia
    Deirdre A Kelly
    The Liver Unit, Birmingham Children s Hospital NHS Trust, Birmingham, UK
    Arch Dis Child 92:1132-5. 2007
    ..For those children developing intractable complications of cirrhosis and portal hypertension, liver transplantation provides a 90% chance of achieving normal life...
  58. ncbi Randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of corticosteroids after Kasai portoenterostomy for biliary atresia
    Mark Davenport
    Department of Child Health, King s College London School of Medicine at King s College Hospital, London, United Kingdom
    Hepatology 46:1821-7. 2007
    ..01) and with a greater proportion with a normal bilirubin level at 12 months (54% versus 37%, P = 0.22)...
  59. ncbi Prognosis of antenatally diagnosed cystic adenomatoid malformation
    Mark Davenport
    J Pediatr Surg 37:1784; author reply 1784-5. 2002
  60. ncbi A challenge on the use of the words embryonic and perinatal in the context of biliary atresia
    Mark Davenport
    Hepatology 41:403-4; author reply 404-5. 2005