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Calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase IV signaling pathway is upregulated in experimental necrotizing enterocolitis.

Pediatr Surg Int 2020 Mar 16;36(3):271-277. Epub 2020 Jan 16.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, Translational Medicine Program, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, 555 University Ave, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00383-019-04615-wDOI Listing
March 2020

Lactoferrin Reduces Necrotizing Enterocolitis Severity by Upregulating Intestinal Epithelial Proliferation.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2020 Feb 25;30(1):90-95. Epub 2019 Jul 25.

Department of General and Thoracic Surgery, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0039-1693728DOI Listing
February 2020

Liver Organoids Generated from Mice with Necrotizing Enterocolitis Have Reduced Regenerative Capacity.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2020 Feb 31;30(1):79-84. Epub 2019 Jul 31.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0039-1693726DOI Listing
February 2020

Mitochondrial DNA: A Biomarker of Disease Severity in Necrotizing Enterocolitis.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2020 Feb 10;30(1):85-89. Epub 2019 Oct 10.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, Translational Medicine Program, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0039-1697910DOI Listing
February 2020

Human breast milk exosomes attenuate intestinal damage.

Pediatr Surg Int 2020 Feb 12;36(2):155-163. Epub 2019 Nov 12.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, 1526-555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00383-019-04599-7DOI Listing
February 2020

The Effect of Glutamine Supplementation on Microbial Invasion in Surgical Infants Requiring Parenteral Nutrition: Results of a Randomized Controlled Trial.

JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr 2020 Jan 9;44(1):80-91. Epub 2019 Sep 9.

University College of London Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jpen.1700DOI Listing
January 2020

Intestinal organoids in infants and children.

Pediatr Surg Int 2020 Jan 25;36(1):1-10. Epub 2019 Sep 25.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, Translational Medicine Program, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, 1526-555 University Ave, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00383-019-04581-3DOI Listing
January 2020

The Role of Surgery in High-risk Neuroblastoma.

J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 2020 Jan;42(1):1-7

Department of Paediatrics, Division of Hematology/Oncology.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MPH.0000000000001607DOI Listing
January 2020

The role of autophagy in intestinal epithelial injury.

Pediatr Surg Int 2019 Dec 25;35(12):1389-1394. Epub 2019 Sep 25.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, Translational Medicine Program, The Hospital for Sick Children, 1526-555 University Ave, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00383-019-04566-2DOI Listing
December 2019

Management of pediatric appendiceal carcinoid: a single institution experience from 5000 appendectomies.

Pediatr Surg Int 2019 Dec 25;35(12):1427-1430. Epub 2019 Sep 25.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00383-019-04575-1DOI Listing
December 2019

Endothelin receptor B affects the perfusion of newborn intestine: possible mechanism of necrotizing enterocolitis development.

Pediatr Surg Int 2019 Dec 25;35(12):1339-1343. Epub 2019 Sep 25.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, M5G1X8, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00383-019-04559-1DOI Listing
December 2019

A comparison of exosomes derived from different periods breast milk on protecting against intestinal organoid injury.

Pediatr Surg Int 2019 Dec 1;35(12):1363-1368. Epub 2019 Oct 1.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Children's Hospital of Fudan University, 399 Wanyuan RD, Shanghai, 201102, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00383-019-04562-6DOI Listing
December 2019

Protective effects of vitamin D against injury in intestinal epithelium.

Pediatr Surg Int 2019 Dec 14;35(12):1395-1401. Epub 2019 Oct 14.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, Translational Medicine Program, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, 1526-555 University Ave, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00383-019-04586-yDOI Listing
December 2019

Vasoactive intestinal peptide decreases inflammation and tight junction disruption in experimental necrotizing enterocolitis.

J Pediatr Surg 2019 Dec 30;54(12):2520-2523. Epub 2019 Aug 30.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, Translational Medicine Program, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2019.08.038DOI Listing
December 2019

Protective effects of lactoferrin on injured intestinal epithelial cells.

J Pediatr Surg 2019 Dec 29;54(12):2509-2513. Epub 2019 Aug 29.

The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2019.08.046DOI Listing
December 2019

Necrotizing Enterocolitis: State of the Art in Translating Experimental Research to the Bedside.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2019 Aug 19;29(4):352-360. Epub 2019 Aug 19.

Translational Medicine Program, Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, SickKids Learning Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0039-1693994DOI Listing
August 2019

Experimental necrotizing enterocolitis induces neuroinflammation in the neonatal brain.

J Neuroinflammation 2019 May 10;16(1):97. Epub 2019 May 10.

Developmental and Stem Cell Biology Program, PGCRL, The Hospital for Sick Children, 686 Bay Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 0A4, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12974-019-1481-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6511222PMC
May 2019

Intestinal malrotation in infants with omphalocele: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

J Pediatr Surg 2019 Mar 29;54(3):378-382. Epub 2018 Sep 29.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2018.09.010DOI Listing
March 2019

Neonatal intestinal injury induced by maternal separation: pathogenesis and pharmacological targets .

Can J Physiol Pharmacol 2019 Mar 1;97(3):193-196. Epub 2018 Nov 1.

a Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, Translation Medicine Program, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON M5G 1X8, Canada.

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http://www.nrcresearchpress.com/doi/10.1139/cjpp-2018-0370
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March 2019

European Paediatric Surgeons' Association Survey on the Management of Pediatric Appendicitis.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2019 Feb 15;29(1):53-61. Epub 2018 Aug 15.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0038-1668139DOI Listing
February 2019

A Systematic Review of Prenatally Diagnosed Intra-abdominal Enteric Duplication Cysts.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2019 Feb 18;29(1):68-74. Epub 2018 Sep 18.

Department of Paediatric Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://www.thieme-connect.de/DOI/DOI?10.1055/s-0038-1668576
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February 2019

Human Milk Oligosaccharides Increase Mucin Expression in Experimental Necrotizing Enterocolitis.

Mol Nutr Food Res 2019 02 10;63(3):e1800658. Epub 2018 Dec 10.

Cell Biology Program, Research Institute, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/mnfr.201800658
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February 2019

Live Imaging of Fetal Intra-abdominal Organs Using Two-Photon Laser-Scanning Microscopy.

Methods Mol Biol 2018 ;1752:63-69

Translational Medicine Program, Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4939-7714-7_6DOI Listing
January 2019

One-stage repair of anorectal malformations in females with vestibular fistula: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Pediatr Surg Int 2019 Jan 30;35(1):77-85. Epub 2018 Oct 30.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00383-018-4378-2
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January 2019

Neonatal intestinal organoids as an ex vivo approach to study early intestinal epithelial disorders.

Pediatr Surg Int 2019 Jan 31;35(1):3-7. Epub 2018 Oct 31.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, Translational Medicine Program, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1X8, Canada.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00383-018-4369-3
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January 2019

Reoperation after Ladd's procedure in the neonatal period.

Pediatr Surg Int 2019 Jan 31;35(1):117-120. Epub 2018 Oct 31.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Children's Hospital of Fudan University, Shanghai, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00383-018-4382-6DOI Listing
January 2019

Safety and usefulness of plastic closure in infants with gastroschisis: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Pediatr Surg Int 2019 Jan 3;35(1):107-116. Epub 2018 Nov 3.

General and Thoracic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, 1526-555 University Ave, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00383-018-4381-7
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January 2019

Post-operative paralysis and elective ventilation reduces anastomotic complications in esophageal atresia: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Pediatr Surg Int 2019 Jan 10;35(1):87-95. Epub 2018 Nov 10.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00383-018-4379-1DOI Listing
January 2019

Recent advances in understanding necrotizing enterocolitis.

F1000Res 2019 25;8. Epub 2019 Jan 25.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, Translational Medicine Program, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.12688/f1000research.17228.1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6348433PMC
January 2019

The value of mechanical bowel preparation prior to pediatric colorectal surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Pediatr Surg Int 2018 Dec 20;34(12):1305-1320. Epub 2018 Oct 20.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00383-018-4345-yDOI Listing
December 2018

Ground flaxseed reverses protection of a reduced-fat diet against Citrobacter rodentium-induced colitis.

Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 2018 11 10;315(5):G788-G798. Epub 2018 Aug 10.

Cell Biology Program, Research Institute, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Hospital for Sick Children , Toronto, Ontario , Canada.

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https://www.physiology.org/doi/10.1152/ajpgi.00101.2018
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November 2018

Gastroesophageal reflux in children with neurological impairment: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Pediatr Surg Int 2018 Nov 13;34(11):1139-1149. Epub 2018 Aug 13.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00383-018-4335-0DOI Listing
November 2018

Atropine Treatment for Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2018 Oct 12;28(5):393-399. Epub 2017 Jul 12.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://www.thieme-connect.de/DOI/DOI?10.1055/s-0037-1604116
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October 2018

Open Versus Laparoscopic Approach for Morgagni's Hernia in Infants and Children: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 2018 Jul 18;28(7):888-893. Epub 2018 May 18.

1 Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto , Toronto, Canada .

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/lap.2018.0103DOI Listing
July 2018

Primary versus Staged Closure of Exomphalos Major: Cardiac Anomalies Do Not Affect Outcome.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2018 Jun 23;28(3):279-284. Epub 2017 May 23.

Department of Specialist Neonatal and Paediatric Surgery, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom.

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http://www.thieme-connect.de/DOI/DOI?10.1055/s-0037-1603088
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June 2018

Erratum: Primary versus Staged Closure of Exomphalos Major: Cardiac Anomalies Do Not Affect Outcome.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2018 06 30;28(3):e1. Epub 2017 Aug 30.

Department of Specialist Neonatal and Paediatric Surgery, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0037-1606226DOI Listing
June 2018

Value of abdominal ultrasound in management of necrotizing enterocolitis: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Pediatr Surg Int 2018 Jun 2;34(6):589-612. Epub 2018 May 2.

Division of Neonatology and Child Health Evaluative Sciences, The Hospital for Sick Children Research Institute, University of Toronto, 686 Bay Street, Toronto, ON, M5G 0A4, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00383-018-4259-8DOI Listing
June 2018

Liver damage, proliferation, and progenitor cell markers in experimental necrotizing enterocolitis.

J Pediatr Surg 2018 May 7;53(5):909-913. Epub 2018 Feb 7.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2018.02.006DOI Listing
May 2018

Are prophylactic anti-reflux medications effective after esophageal atresia repair? Systematic review and meta-analysis.

Pediatr Surg Int 2018 May 13;34(5):491-497. Epub 2018 Mar 13.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, 1526-555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, M5G1X8, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00383-018-4242-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5899117PMC
May 2018

Perioperative Complications Following Surgery for Necrotizing Enterocolitis.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2018 Apr 13;28(2):148-151. Epub 2018 Mar 13.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0038-1636943DOI Listing
April 2018

Metabolic profile of children with extrahepatic portal vein obstruction undergoing meso-Rex bypass.

J Surg Res 2018 03 22;223:109-114. Epub 2017 Dec 22.

Department of Surgery, Ann & Robert H Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2017.10.010DOI Listing
March 2018

Initiation of Enteral Feeding After Necrotizing Enterocolitis.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2018 Feb 24;28(1):44-50. Epub 2017 Aug 24.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, Translational Medicine Program, SickKids - The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0037-1604436DOI Listing
February 2018

Duhamel and Transanal Endorectal Pull-throughs for Hirschsprung' Disease: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2018 Feb 28;28(1):81-88. Epub 2017 Sep 28.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, Translational Medicine Program, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0037-1607061DOI Listing
February 2018

Laparoscopy or laparotomy for adhesive bowel obstruction in children: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Pediatr Surg Int 2018 Feb 10;34(2):177-182. Epub 2017 Oct 10.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, 1526-555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00383-017-4186-0
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February 2018

Influence of stress factors on intestinal epithelial injury and regeneration.

Pediatr Surg Int 2018 Feb 10;34(2):155-160. Epub 2017 Oct 10.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, Program of Translational Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, 1526-555 University Ave, Toronto, ON M5G 1X8, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00383-017-4183-3DOI Listing
February 2018

Stem cell therapy in necrotizing enterocolitis: Current state and future directions.

Semin Pediatr Surg 2018 Feb 7;27(1):57-64. Epub 2017 Nov 7.

Department of Surgery, Section of Pediatric Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine, Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health, 705 Riley Hospital Dr. RI 2500, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.sempedsurg.2017.11.011DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5745058PMC
February 2018

Non-digestible oligosaccharides directly regulate host kinome to modulate host inflammatory responses without alterations in the gut microbiota.

Microbiome 2017 10 10;5(1):135. Epub 2017 Oct 10.

Cell Biology Program, Research Institute, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5635512PMC
October 2017

Intraoperative acidosis and hypercapnia during thoracoscopic repair of congenital diaphragmatic hernia and esophageal atresia/tracheoesophageal fistula.

Paediatr Anaesth 2017 Aug 20;27(8):841-848. Epub 2017 Jun 20.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/pan.13178DOI Listing
August 2017

Response to Letter: Is Antibiotic Alternative to Appendectomy?

Ann Surg 2017 07;266(1):e4-e5

Department of Women's and Children's Health, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Department of Pediatric Surgery, Astrid Lindgren Children's Hospital, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden Department of Women's and Children's Health, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Department of Women's and Children's Health, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Faculty of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK Surgery Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK Department of Pediatric Surgery, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, UK Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada Department of Pediatric Surgery, Astrid Lindgren Children's Hospital, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden Department of Women's and Children's Health, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden.

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July 2017

Design of Studies for Antibiotic Treatment of Acute Appendicitis in Children: In Support of RCTs.

Ann Surg 2017 07;266(1):e6-e7

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Astrid Lindgren Children[Combining Acute Accent]s Hospital, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden Department of Women's and Children's Health, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden University of Southampton Surgery Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK Surgery Unit, UCL Institute of Child Health, London, UK Department of Paediatric Surgery, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, UK Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000001291DOI Listing
July 2017

Gastric emptying is reduced in experimental NEC and correlates with the severity of intestinal damage.

J Pediatr Surg 2017 May 29;52(5):744-748. Epub 2017 Jan 29.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, Physiology and Experimental Medicine Program, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2017.01.031DOI Listing
May 2017

Breast milk-derived exosomes promote intestinal epithelial cell growth.

J Pediatr Surg 2017 May 29;52(5):755-759. Epub 2017 Jan 29.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, Physiology and Experimental Medicine Program, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2017.01.032DOI Listing
May 2017

Active observation versus interval appendicectomy after successful non-operative treatment of an appendix mass in children (CHINA study): an open-label, randomised controlled trial.

Lancet Gastroenterol Hepatol 2017 04 7;2(4):253-260. Epub 2017 Feb 7.

Department of Paediatric Surgery and Urology, Southampton Children's Hospital, Southampton, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2468-1253(16)30243-6DOI Listing
April 2017

Efficacy and Safety of Nonoperative Treatment for Acute Appendicitis: A Meta-analysis.

Pediatrics 2017 Mar 17;139(3). Epub 2017 Feb 17.

Department of Paediatric Surgery and Urology, Southampton Children's Hospital, Southampton, United Kingdom;

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1542/peds.2016-3003DOI Listing
March 2017

The Timing of Stoma Closure in Infants with Necrotizing Enterocolitis: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2017 Feb 14;27(1):7-11. Epub 2016 Aug 14.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0036-1587333DOI Listing
February 2017

Long-term outcomes following H-type tracheoesophageal fistula repair in infants.

Pediatr Surg Int 2017 Feb 28;33(2):187-190. Epub 2016 Nov 28.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, 1526-555 University Ave, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00383-016-4012-0DOI Listing
February 2017

European Paediatric Surgeons' Association Survey on the Management of Hirschsprung Disease.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2017 Feb 29;27(1):96-101. Epub 2016 Nov 29.

Department of Paediatric Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1055/s-0036-1593991DOI Listing
February 2017

Intestinal epithelial injury induced by maternal separation is protected by hydrogen sulfide.

J Pediatr Surg 2017 Jan 26;52(1):40-44. Epub 2016 Oct 26.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, Physiology and Experimental Medicine Program, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2016.10.013DOI Listing
January 2017

Open versus laparoscopic approach for intestinal malrotation in infants and children: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Pediatr Surg Int 2016 Dec 5;32(12):1157-1164. Epub 2016 Oct 5.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, 1524C-555 University Ave, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada.

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December 2016

Osmolality of enteral formula and severity of experimental necrotizing enterocolitis.

Pediatr Surg Int 2016 Dec 2;32(12):1153-1156. Epub 2016 Nov 2.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, Programme of Physiology and Experimental Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, 1526-555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada.

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December 2016

The role of ischemia in necrotizing enterocolitis.

J Pediatr Surg 2016 Aug 8;51(8):1255-61. Epub 2016 Jan 8.

Department of Pediatric Surgery, KK Women's & Children's Hospital, Singapore. Electronic address:

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August 2016

Esophageal Atresia: Improved Outcome in High-Risk Groups Revisited.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2016 Jun 16;26(3):227-31. Epub 2015 Jun 16.

Department of Surgery, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, United Kingdom.

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June 2016

Oesophageal atresia is correctable and survivable in infants less than 1 kg.

Pediatr Surg Int 2016 Jun 18;32(6):571-6. Epub 2016 Apr 18.

Department of Paediatric and Neonatal Surgery, Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, UK.

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June 2016

Endoplasmic reticulum stress is involved in the colonic epithelium damage induced by maternal separation.

J Pediatr Surg 2016 Jun 2;51(6):1001-4. Epub 2016 Mar 2.

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June 2016

Effect of gestational age at birth on neonatal outcomes in gastroschisis.

J Pediatr Surg 2016 May 11;51(5):734-8. Epub 2016 Feb 11.

UCL Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, UK. Electronic address:

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May 2016

Laparoscopy in pediatric surgery: Implementation in Canada and supporting evidence.

J Pediatr Surg 2016 May 13;51(5):822-7. Epub 2016 Feb 13.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Electronic address:

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May 2016

Intestinal epithelial cell injury is rescued by hydrogen sulfide.

J Pediatr Surg 2016 May 12;51(5):775-8. Epub 2016 Feb 12.

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May 2016

International Survey on the Management of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2016 Feb 14;26(1):38-46. Epub 2015 Oct 14.

Department of Paediatric Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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February 2016

Preservation of native esophagus in infants with pure esophageal atresia has good long-term outcomes despite significant postoperative morbidity.

Pediatr Surg Int 2016 Feb 31;32(2):113-7. Epub 2015 Oct 31.

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February 2016

Necrotizing enterocolitis: controversies and challenges.

F1000Res 2015 30;4. Epub 2015 Nov 30.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, University of Toronto, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada.

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February 2016

Outcome of esophageal atresia/tracheoesophageal fistula in extremely low birth weight neonates (<1000 grams).

Pediatr Surg Int 2016 Jan 30;32(1):83-8. Epub 2015 Oct 30.

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January 2016

A spectrum of intestinal injury models in neonatal mice.

Pediatr Surg Int 2016 Jan 9;32(1):65-70. Epub 2015 Nov 9.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, Physiology and Experimental Medicine Program, The Hospital for Sick Children, 1526-555 University Ave, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada.

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January 2016

The Value of Surveys in Pediatric Surgery.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2015 Dec 7;25(6):500-3. Epub 2015 Dec 7.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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December 2015

Thyroid Surgery in Children: Clinical Outcomes.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2015 Oct 21;25(5):425-9. Epub 2014 Aug 21.

Centre of Endocrine Surgery, University College London and Great Ormond Street Hospitals, London, United Kingdom.

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October 2015

Classification and clinical evaluation.

Semin Pediatr Surg 2015 Oct 23;24(5):207-11. Epub 2015 Jun 23.

Ex-Great Ormond Street Hospital & Institute of Child Health, London, England, UK.

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October 2015

Pancreatic tumours in children: diagnosis, treatment and outcome.

Pediatr Surg Int 2015 Sep 15;31(9):831-5. Epub 2015 Jul 15.

Department of Paediatric Surgery, UCL Institute of Child Health and Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, UK.

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September 2015

In amnio MRI of mouse embryos.

PLoS One 2014 15;9(10):e109143. Epub 2014 Oct 15.

UCL Centre for Advanced Biomedical Imaging, Division of Medicine, University College London, London, United Kingdom.

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June 2015

Outcome of right-sided diaphragmatic hernia repair: a multicentre study.

Pediatr Surg Int 2015 May 24;31(5):465-71. Epub 2015 Mar 24.

Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Surgery, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria,

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May 2015

Reply to letter to the editor concerning: "Are paediatric operations evidence based?".

Pediatr Surg Int 2015 May 3;31(5):507. Epub 2015 Apr 3.

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May 2015

Reply to letter to the editor.

J Pediatr Surg 2015 Mar 11;50(3):497-8. Epub 2014 Dec 11.

University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

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March 2015

International survey on the management of necrotizing enterocolitis.

Eur J Pediatr Surg 2015 Feb 26;25(1):27-33. Epub 2014 Oct 26.

Department of Paediatric Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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February 2015

Hypercapnia and acidosis during the thoracoscopic repair of oesophageal atresia and congenital diaphragmatic hernia.

Authors:
Agostino Pierro

J Pediatr Surg 2015 Feb 7;50(2):247-9. Epub 2014 Nov 7.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Electronic address:

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February 2015

Are paediatric operations evidence based? A prospective analysis of general surgery practice in a teaching paediatric hospital.

Pediatr Surg Int 2015 Jan 5;31(1):53-9. Epub 2014 Nov 5.

Division of General and Thoracic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada.

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January 2015

Early maternal separation induces alterations of colonic epithelial permeability and morphology.

Pediatr Surg Int 2014 Dec 31;30(12):1217-22. Epub 2014 Oct 31.

Department of Physiology and Experimental Medicine, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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December 2014

Advances in the surgical approach to congenital diaphragmatic hernia.

Semin Fetal Neonatal Med 2014 Dec 11;19(6):364-9. Epub 2014 Nov 11.

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December 2014

Comparison of minimally invasive and open gastric transposition in children.

J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 2014 Oct;24(10):742-9

1 Specialist Neonatal and Paediatric Surgery Department, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children , London, United Kingdom .

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October 2014