Tag Archive: fetal surgery

Oct 28 2016

CHOP Research In the News: Inspirational Patients, Pioneering Fetal Surgery, Trauma Recovery, ADHD Overdiagnosed in ASD, AAP Annual Meeting

Although October is just ending, we’re already looking ahead to the New Year in this week’s installment of In the News.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/chop-research-news-inspirational-patients-pioneering-fetal-surgery-trauma-recovery-adhd-overdiagnosed-asd-aap-annual-meeting/

Sep 23 2016

CHOP Research In the News: Emmy Award, Kids and the Cancer Moonshot, Precision Approach to Epilepsy, Concussion Monitoring App

This week we’re all about getting smart in our highlights of research news from The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. Getting smart in the approach to tackling childhood cancer means identifying strategies that will make a decade’s progress in half the time.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/chop-research-news-emmy-award-kids-cancer-moonshot-precision-approach-epilepsy-concussion-monitoring-app/

Mar 15 2016

Pennsylvania Bio Patient Impact Award Goes to Fetal Surgery Pioneer

Hats off to N. Scott Adzick, MD, surgeon-in-chief and the founder and director of the Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, on receiving Pennsylvania Bio’s Patient Impact Award at the organization’s annual dinner March 11.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/pennsylvania-bio-patient-impact-award-goes-to-fetal-surgery-pioneer/

Mar 31 2015

Driven by Patients: CHOP’s Cutting-Edge Fetal Surgery to be Featured on PBS

The work of The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia’s N. Scott Adzick, MD, an internationally recognized fetal surgery pioneer, will be featured in the new documentary series Twice Born.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/driven-by-patients-chops-cutting-edge-fetal-surgery-to-be-featured-on-pbs/

Aug 28 2014

Report on 100 Prenatal Surgeries for Spina Bifida Support it as New Standard of Care

Reporting on 100 recent cases of fetal surgery for spina bifida, specialists from The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia achieved results similar to those in a landmark clinical trial that established a new standard of care for prenatal repair of this birth defect.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/report-100-prenatal-surgeries-spina-bifida-support-new-standard-care/

Mar 14 2014

Study Shows Normal Neurodevelopment Two Years After in Utero Surgery for Twin-Twin Transfusion Syndrome

The Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment at CHOP serves more than 150 families with complicated multiples pregnancies each year and performs more than 50 fetoscopic laser surgeries annually, one of the highest volumes of prenatal laser surgeries in the nation.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/chop-researcher-sets-goals-new-istss-president-2/

Nov 22 2013

Fetal Surgeon N. Scott Adzick, MD to Be Honored with John Scott Award

Dr. Adzick will receive the prestigious 2013 John Scott Award at a ceremony tonight at Philadelphia’s American Philosophical Society.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/fetal-surgeon-n-scott-adzick-md-honored-john-scott-award/

Jun 10 2013

1,000 Miracles: CHOP Celebrates Birth of 1,000th Fetal Surgery Patient

The Children’s Hospital of Philadephia is proud to announce the birth of its 1,000th fetal surgery patient. Audrey Rose Oberio was born May 28 to Jackie and Gideon Oberio. The Oberios traveled to CHOP from Maryland so Audrey could be treated for myelomeningocele, the most severe form of spina bifida, at Children’s Hospital’s Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment.

Permanent link to this article: http://blog.research.chop.edu/1000-miracles-chop-celebrates-birth-of-1000th-fetal-surgery-patient/