Mortality following congenital diaphragmatic hernia repair: the role of anesthesia.


BACKGROUND Mortality following surgical repair of congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH) remains high. The volume and type of perioperative intravenous fluid administered, baro-trauma, oxygen toxicity, and the duration of anesthesia are thought to affect outcome in surgical populations. AIMS The aim of this retrospective observational study was to… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/pan.13008