J Pediatr 2021 Jun 18. Epub 2021 Jun 18.
Group for Improvement of Intestinal Function and Treatment (GIFT), Transplant Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Electronic address:
Objectives: To assess the natural history and outcomes of children with intestinal failure in a large, multicenter and geographically diverse contemporary cohort (2010-2015) from 6 pediatric intestinal failure programs.
Study Design: Retrospective analysis of a multicenter intestinal failure cohort (N=443). Competing risk analysis was used to obtain cumulative incidence rates for the primary outcome (enteral autonomy, transplantation or death). Read More