Title Index

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15 year experience and root cause analysis of post-operative venous thromboembolism in children

Evangelia Rachmani, Chun-Sui Kwok, Paul Farrelly
Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, Manchester, United Kingdom.
1

A CORE OUTCOME SET FOR UNCOMPLICATED ACUTE APPENDICITIS IN CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE

Frances C Sherratt1, Benjamin SR Allin2, Erin Walker3, Jamie Kirkham4, Bridget Young1, Simon Eaton5, Nigel J Hall6
1Department of Health Services Research, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom. 2National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, Oxford, United Kingdom. 3Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom. 4Department of Biostatistics, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom. 5UCL-Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom. 6Southampton Children’s Hospital, Southampton, United Kingdom.
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A Gastric Diverticulum Containing Pancreatic Tissue: Case Report and Review of the Literature

Amir Tan Mohd-Amin, Kate Cross, Mark Furman, Simon Blackburn
Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
63

A  MOBILE CLINIC IN PEDIATRIC SURGERY IN A REMOTE SETTING IN LOW/MIDDLE INCOME COUNTRY- BRIDGING THE GAP OF CARE

Britta Budde-Schwartzman1, Ori Shwarzman2
1St. Patrick's missionary hospital, Maase- Offinso, Ghana. 2St. Patrick's missionary hospitaal, Maase- Offinso, Ghana.
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A Novel Therapeutic Option for Treating Lymphatic Malformations with Traditional Japanese Kampo Medicine

Toko Shinkai, Kouji Masumoto, Kazuki Shirane, Yasunari Tanaka, Tsubasa Aiyoshi, Takato Sasaki, Fumiko Chiba, Kentaro Ono, Chikashi Gotoh, Yasuhisa Urita, Hajime Takayasu
Department of Pediatric Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Japan.
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A Rare Case of Contralateral Diaphragmatic Paralysis Following Birth Injury with Brachial Plexus Palsy

Yazan Rizeq, Benjamin Many , Audra Reiter , Fizan Abdullah, Seth Goldstein
Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Chicago, USA.
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A REDUCTION IN CATHETER-RELATED BLOOD STREAM INFECTIONS FOR HOME PARENTERAL NUTRITION PATIENTS FOLLOWING IMPLEMENTATION OF NEW GUIDELINES.

Elizabeth O'Connor, David Derry, Julian Thomas, Lucia Pareja-Cebrian , Hany Gabra
Great North Children's hospital, Newcastle, United Kingdom.
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A REVIEW OF BOWEL FUNCTION AND QUALITY OF LIFE FOLLOWING SURGERY FOR HIRSCHSPRUNG’S DISEASE

Oliver Townley, Richard Lindley, Govind Murthi
Sheffield Children's Hospital, Sheffield, United Kingdom.
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A Simulation Based Boot Camp for Paediatric Surgical ST3 and re-entry Higher Trainees  improves confidence and knowledge.

Sofia Chacon1, Maricarmen Olivos2, Simon Clarke3
1Chelsea & Westminster NHS Foundation Trust, london, United Kingdom. 2helsea & Westminster NHS Foundation Trust, london, United Kingdom. 3helsea & Westminster NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom.
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A Tale of a Rectal Cyst

Rebecca Webb, Riyad Peeraully, Gregory Shepherd
QMC Children's Hospital, Nottingham, United Kingdom.
41

A Teenage Girl with Back Pain: a Case Report of Unicentric Retroperitoneal Castleman Disease in a Pediatric Patient

Alexander Chalphin1, Bharath Nath1,2, Christopher Weldon1
1Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, USA. 2INOVA Children's Hospital, Fairfax, USA.
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Accessing pediatric surgical care in Western Kenya: is household health insurance coverage enough?

Neema Kaseje1,2, Violet Gisore1, Faith Magut1, Vincent Were1
1Surgical Systems Research Group, Kisumu, Kenya. 2London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom.
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ACTIVITY OF A PAEDIATRIC COLORECTAL CENTER BASED IN A TERTIARY INSTITUTION IN A LOW TO MIDDLE INCOME COUNTRY (LMIC)

Giulia Brisighelli, Jerome Loveland, Catterina Bebington, Christopher Westgarth-Taylor
Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital, Johannesburg, South Africa.
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ACUTE MASSIVE GASTRIC DILATATION: A RARE, FORGOTTEN COMPLICATION OF FUNDOPLICATION

Sue Lau1, Tristan Boam2,3, Simon Parsons2, Sandeep Motiwale2
1Nottingham University Medical School, Nottingham, United Kingdom. 2Queen's Medical Centre Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom. 3Norfolk and Norwich Univeristy Hospital, Norwich, United Kingdom.
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Adolescent varicocoele – Percutaneous Embolization is safe and effective

James Edwards1, Simon Travis2, Richard O`Neill2, Manoj Shenoy1, Alun Williams1, Gregory Shepherd3, Nia Fraser1
1Department of Paediatric Urology, Nottingham, United Kingdom. 2Department of Interventional Radiology, Nottingham, United Kingdom. 3Department of Paediatric Surgery, Nottingham, United Kingdom.
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Amyand's Hernia in Infants: two case reports with laparoscopic management 

AbdelRahman AbdelHalim, Shabnam Parkar, Zahid Mukhtar
St George's Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
18

AN UNEXPECTED PRESENTATION OF A PHYTOBEZOAR

Hannah Thompson, Ashish Desai, Erica Makin
King's College Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
35

Anal Duplication Associated with Presacral Cysts: A Series of Three Paediatric Patients

Bess Siu Yan Tsui, Kin Wai Edwin Chan, Kim Hung Lee
Division of Paediatric Surgery and Paediatric Urology, Department of Surgery, Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong, Hong Kong.
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APPENDIX ARMAGEDDON – THE DRUGS DON'T WORK AND IT'S HAPPENING FAST

Samantha Fryer1, Rachel Harwood1,2, Sarah Almond1,2, Nadeem Alkhafaji1, Paul Losty1,2, Simon Kenny1,2, Fiona Murphy1
1Alder Hey Children's Hospital, Liverpool, United Kingdom. 2University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom.
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BACKING UP: REVERSING THE MACE PROCEDURE

Jason Langley, Riyad Peeraully, Bharat More, Daniel Colliver, Sandeep Motiwale, Brian Davies
Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham, United Kingdom.
84

BASELINE NUTRITION STATUS OF PAEDIATRIC SURGICAL PATIENTS IN MALAWI

Amy Gander1, Catherine Bradshaw2, Kennedy Kachingwe2, Kokila Lakhoo3, Marko Kerac1, Bip Nandi4
1London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom. 2Kamuzu Central Hospital, Lilongwe, Malawi. 3Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Oxford, United Kingdom. 4College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Lilongwe, Malawi.
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BENIGN HEPATOCELLULAR LESIONS IN THE PAEDIATRIC POPULATION

Athanasios Tyraskis, Marianne Samyn, Annamaria Deganello, Richard Thompson , Nigel Heaton, Mark Davenport
King's College Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
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BILATERAL WILMS TUMOUR:  A TEN YEAR EXPERIENCE IN TWO JOHANNESBURG ACADEMIC CENTERS

Zubrina Solomon, Jerome Loveland, Theshni Govender, Geoffrey Candy, Alta Withers, Janet Poole, Rosalind Wainwright
University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.
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BILATERAL WILMS' TUMOUR: AN INTERNATIONAL COMPARISON OF TREATMENTS AND OUTCOMES

Henry Drysdale1, David Fawkner-Corbett1, Zubrina Solomon2, Olivia Cundy1, Jenni Perrin3, Lofty-John Chukwuemeka4, Kokila Lakhoo1
1University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom. 2University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. 3Starship Children's Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand. 4Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano, Nigeria.
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BLEOMYCIN SCLEROTHERAPY FOR MOREL-LAVALLE LESION OF AXILLA

Sivasankar Jayakumar, Karthik Sundaram
Prashanth Children's Hospital, Chennai, India.
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Botox injection for perianal fissuring Crohns disease; a 12 year review in South-East Scotland.

Dipankar Dass, Claire Clark, Paul Henderson, Christopher Burgess, David Wilson
Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Edinburgh, United Kingdom.
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CARDIAC ANOMALIES ASSOCIATED BILIARY ATRESIA: A POOR PROGNOSIS SUB-TYPE AND ROOM FOR IMPROVEMENT

Bashar Aldeiri1, Vangelis Giamouris1, Kuberan Pushparajah2, Alastair Baker 1, Mark Davenport1
1Kings College London Hospital, London, United Kingdom. 2Evelina London Children's Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
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CASE REPORTS OF LAPAROSCOPIC MANAGEMENT OF CONGENITAL PYLORIC ATRESIA

Katarzyna M Milto, Wisam Abbas, Jimmy Lam, Philip Hammond
Paediatric Surgery Department, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Edinburgh, United Kingdom.
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CHEST MESENCHYMAL HAMARTOMA; A NOVEL SURGICAL TECHNIQUE FOR A RARE ENTITY

Anastasia Vareli, Niyi Ade-Ajayi, Nusrat Mohamed, Zavira Heinze, Naveen Cavale, Shailesh Patel
King's College Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
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CLAVIEN-DINDO CLASSIFICATION APPLIED TO A UK PAEDIATRIC SURGERY NETWORK

Hannah Thompson1, Caroline Pardy2, Ceri Jones3, Helena Reussens1, Dorothy Kufeji2, Eric Nichols3, Felim Murphy3, Mark Davenport1
1Kings College Hospital, London, United Kingdom. 2Evelina Childrens Hospital, London, United Kingdom. 3St Georges Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
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Clinical presentation and outcomes of Chronic Intestinal Pseudoobstruction in pediatric patients

Dayoung Ko, Jeik Byun, Hee-Beom Yang, Joong Kee Yoon, Hyun-young Kim, Sung Eun Jung
Seoul National University Children's Hospital, Seoul, Korea, Republic of.
91

Complex Abdominal Wall Reconstruction combined with bladder closure in Cloacal Exstrophy

Rachel Davis, Dylan Stewart, Mahir Maruf, Henry Lau, John Gearhart
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, USA.
12

COMPLEX OESOPHAGEAL PERFORATIONS SECONDARY TO INGESTED FOREIGN BODIES: A SERIES OF THREE RECENT CASES.

Lucy Vernon1, Ezio Giulio Landi2, Adam Hardy2, Sinead Hassett2, Brian Sweeney2
1Our Lady's Children's Hospital Crumlin, Crosshaven, Ireland. 2Our Lady's Children's Hospital Crumlin, Dublin, Ireland.
17

Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia as a Potential Target for Transamniotic Stem Cell Therapy

Alexander Chalphin, Sarah Tracy, Stefanie Lazow, Ina Kycia, David Zurakowski, Dario Fauza
Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, USA.
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CONGENITAL PORTOSYSTEMIC SHUNT: LONG-TERM EXPERIENCE IN A CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL

Masato Shinkai, Kyoko Mochizuki, Norihiko Kitagawa, Hidehito Usui, Fumio Asano, Etsuko Osawa, Takafumi Kondo, Shunsuke Fujii
Kanagawa Children's Medical Centre, Yokohama, Japan.
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CONJOINED TWINS: TEN YEARS EXPERIENCE

Rizky Amaliah, Kshetra Rinaldy, Trihening Rahayatri, Ahmad Yani, Riana Tamba, Sastiono Soedibyo
Universitas Indonesia, Jakarta, Indonesia.
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CONSTRUCT VALIDATION OF A 3D PRINTED NEONATAL THORACOSCOPIC SIMULATOR: CAN IT MEASURE EXPERTISE?

David Nair1, Nick Cook2, Ma Yi2, Victoria Scott2, Spencer Beasley1,2, Jonathan Wells2
1University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand. 2Christchurch Hospital, Christchurch, New Zealand.
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Continuous incisional infusion of local anaesthetic reduces opioid usage and potentially opioid related adverse events

Wajid Jawaid1, Caroline Davies2, Manasvi Upadhyaya3
1Department of Paediatric Surgery, Cambridge University Hospitals, Cambridge, United Kingdom. 2Department of Anaesthetics, Evelina London, London, United Kingdom. 3Department of Paediatric Surgery, Evelina London, London, United Kingdom.
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CRYPTORCHIDISM IN PRETERM MALES BORN AFTER ASSISTED REPRODUCTIVE TECHNIQUES

Sivasankar Jayakumar, Deepak Bohra Jain, Vijayakumar T, Rajesh Masilamani, Geeta Haripriya Gopalsamy
Prashanth Women & Children's Hospital, Chennai, India.
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DETECTION OF VESICO-URETERIC REFLUX IN CHILDREN WITH ANORECTAL MALFORMATION DOES NOT REDUCE THE RATE OF RENAL SCARRING

Rachel Harwood1,2, Thomas Reid1, Adeline Salim3, Sotirios Siminas3, Sarah Almond1,2, Harriet Corbett1, Josef Taylor1, Evangelia Rachmani3
1Alder Hey Children's Hospital, Liverpool, United Kingdom. 2University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom. 3Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, Manchester, United Kingdom.
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Determination of bladder contractile performance following repair of exstrophy

Emily Decker1, Callum Arthurs2,3, Kevin X. Cao3,1, Christopher H. Fry4, Navroop Johal1,3
1Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, United Kingdom. 2King's Centre for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine, London, United Kingdom. 3Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom. 4School of Physiology, Pharmacology and Neuroscience, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom.
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Diaphragmatic Paralysis After Phrenic Nerve Injury in Newborns: A Review of 80 Cases

Yazan Rizeq, Benjamin Many , Jonathan Vacek, Audra Reiter , Mehul Raval , Fizan Abdullah, Seth Goldstein
Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Chicago, USA.
5

Do linograms add to the management of suspected blocked or fractured central venous catheters?

Bianca Wadham, Baqer Sharif, Ross Craigie, Rob Hawkes
Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, Manchester, United Kingdom.
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DO THE DIMENSIONS OF THE RESECTED GASTRIC SPECIMEN CORRELATE WITH OUTCOME AFTER A SLEEVE GASTRECTOMY IN ADOLESCENTS?

Helena Reusens1, Mark Davenport1, Avril Chang2, Ameet Patel2, Francesco Rubino3, Ashish Desai1
1Department of Paediatric Surgery, King's College Hospital, London, United Kingdom. 2Department of Upper Gastrointestinal and Bariatric Surgery, King's College Hospital, London, United Kingdom. 3Department of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, King's College London, London, United Kingdom.
70

DYSPHAGIA AND HORNER’S SYNDROME: AN UNUSUAL PRESENTATION OF BUTTON BATTERY INGESTION.

Elizabeth Gavens, Sally Painter, Michael Singh
Birmingham Childrens Hospital, Birmingham, United Kingdom.
34

Early experience with thoracoscopic traction suture for long gap oesophageal atresia

Ahmed Suleiman, Jessica Ng, Amulya Saxena, Simon Clarke
Chelsea and Westminster NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom.
5

EARLY OUTCOMES FROM THE CIRCUMCISION VERSUS PREPUTIOPLASTY FOR BXO (CVP-4-BXO) TRIAL

Felicity Arthur1, Harriet Corbett1, Simon Kenny1, Helen McAndrew1, Nick Lansdale2
1Alder Hey Children's Hospital, Liverpool, United Kingdom. 2Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital, Manchester, United Kingdom.
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EFFECTIVENESS AND TOLERABILITY OF MIRABEGRON IN CHILDREN WITH OVERACTIVE BLADDER

Samantha Fryer1, Cezar Nicoara1, Emily Dobson1, Megan Griffiths1, Fiona McAndrew1, Simon Kenny1,2, Harriet Corbett1
1Alder Hey Children's Hospital, Liverpool, United Kingdom. 2University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom.
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Epidemiology And Outcome Of Paediatric Ultra-Short Bowel Syndrome In The Netherlands

Geert Koffeman1,2, Esther Neelis3, Ernst van Heurn2, Edmond Rings3, Roel Bakx2, Rene Wijnen3, Maarten Schurink4, Wim van Gemert5, David van der Zee6, Jan Hulscher7
1Victoria Hospital - NHS Fife, Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom. 2Emma Childrens' Hospital - AMC/VUmc, Amsterdam, Netherlands. 3Sophia Childrens' Hospital - Erasmus UMC, Rotterdam, Netherlands. 4Amalia Childrens' Hospital - Radboud UMC, Nijmegen, Netherlands. 5Maastricht UMC, Maastricht, Netherlands. 6Wilhelmina Childrens' Hospital - Utrecht UMC, Utrecht, Netherlands. 7Beatrix Childrens' Hospital - University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands.
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EPIDEMIOLOGY, CLINICAL PRESENTATION AND OUTCOME OF INTUSSUSCEPTION AMONG CHILDREN <3 YEARS IN A MIDDLE-INCOME COUNTRY

Aletha Withers1, Marion Arnold2,3, Milind Chitnis4, Sharon Cox2, Corne De Vos3, Mari Kirsten5, Esme Le Grange6, Jerome Loveland1, Sello Machaea4, Ash Maharaj7, Jacqueline Tate8, Umesh Parashar8, Nicola Page9, Shabir Madhi10, Michelle Groome10
1Department of Paediatric Surgery, Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital/Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. 2Red Cross War Mermorial Children's Hospital, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa. 3Tygerberg Hospital, University of Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa. 4East London Hospital Complex, Walter Sisulu University, East London, South Africa. 5Steve Biko Academic Hospital/ Kalafong Hospital, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa. 6Universitas Hospital, University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa. 7Inkosi Albert Luthuli Hospital, University of Kwa-Zulu Natal, Durban, South Africa. 8Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA. 9National Institute for Communicable Diseases, Johannesburg, South Africa. 10MRC: Respiratory and Meningeal Pathogens Research Unit, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa.
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Evaluation of Serum Endocan-1 Levels in Neonates with Necrotizing Enterocolitis (NEC) and Spontaneous Intestinal Perforation (SIP)

Samuel Levin1, Angela Lai1, Phillip DeChristopher1, Loretto Glynn2, Walter Jeske3, Razvan Lapadat1, Jonathan Muraskas1
1Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL, USA. 2Mercyhealth Rockford Memorial Hospital, Rockford, IL, USA. 3Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, IL, USA.
81

Examining the Effect of Pectus Excavatum Deformity on Heart Function Using Echocardiogram

Elissa Port, Suzanne Kujawa, Laurie Sands, Marleta Reynolds
Ann and Robert H Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Chicago, USA.
6

EXOMPHALOS MAJOR: CONSERVATIVE MANAGEMENT BY AN OUTREACH NURSING TEAM USING MANUKA HONEY DRESSINGS.

Elizabeth Gavens, Louise Lawrence, Bernadette Reda, Tracey Hill, Oliver Gee, Suren Arul
Birmingham Childrens Hospital, Birmingham, United Kingdom.
67

Expanding access to pediatric surgical care through surgical systems strengthening & community engagement.

Neema Kaseje1,2,3, Wesley Sequeira2, Sara Estrada2, Maria Espinosa2, Jordan Swanson4, Doruk Ozgediz5, Kokila Lakhoo6
1Surgical Systems Research Group, Kisumu, Kenya. 2Global Initiative for Children's Surgery, Managua, Nicaragua. 3London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom. 4University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA. 5Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, USA. 6Oxford University, Oxford, United Kingdom.
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Expert patients’ and families’ recommendations for the timing of surgery in girls with 46XX Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia DSD

Mohamed Shalaby1, Harish Chandran2, Sue Elford3, Jeremy Kirk2, Liam McCarthy2
1Bristol Children's Hospital, Bristol, United Kingdom. 2Birmingham Children's Hospital, Birmingham, United Kingdom. 3CAH Support Group, Leicester, United Kingdom.
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FACTORS AFFECTING PERSISTENT GASTROCUTANEOUS FISTULA AFTER REMOVAL OF GASTROSTOMY DEVICE IN CHILDREN

Clare Rees1, Rory Philbin1, Joseph Curry1, Simon Blackburn1, Kate Cross1, Paolo De Coppi1,2
1Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, United Kingdom. 2Institute of Child Health, UCL, London, United Kingdom.
23

FACTORS THAT INFLUENCE DECISION MAKING IN TIMING OF ENTEROSTOMY REVERSAL FOLLOWING NECROTISING ENTEROCOLITIS; A SURVEY OF PRACTICE

Rachael Fleming1,2,3, Ben Stenson1, Philip Hammond1
1NHS Lothian, Edinburgh, United Kingdom. 2The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom. 3The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom.
22

Fecoflowmetric Analysis of Postoperative Anorectal Motor Function following Transanal Endorectal Pull-through versus Duhamel Procedure

MAYAKO MORII1, HIROYUKI KAYABA2, TAKU HEBIGUCHI1, RYO WATANABE1, KENKI YAMAGATA1, RIE SUGANUMA3, HIROAKI YOSHINO1
1Department of Pediatric Surgery, Akita University Graduate School of Medicine, Akita, Japan. 2Department of Clinical Laboratory Medicine Hirosaki University Graduate School of Medicine, Hirosaki, Japan. 3Japan Community Health and Organization Akita Hospital, Akita, Japan.
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FEEDING STRATEGIES IN CONGENITAL DUODENAL OBSTRUCTION – WIDE VARIATION IN PRACTICE IN THE UNITED KINGDOM

George Bethell1, Anna-May Long2, Marian Knight3, Nigel Hall1, On behalf of BAPS-CASS3
1University Surgery Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom. 2Department of Paediatric Surgery, Cambridge University Hospitals, Cambridge, United Kingdom. 3National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, Oxford, United Kingdom.
62

GALLBLADDER POLYPS IN CHILDREN: TO REMOVE OR LEAVE?

Tristan Boam1,2, Sandeep Motiwale1
1Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham, United Kingdom. 2Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, United Kingdom.
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GASTROJEJUNAL (GJ) FEEDING TUBES; A FLEXIBLE WAY FORWARD

Rebecca Williams1, Harmit Ghattaura2, Ruth Hallows2
1Brighton and Sussex Medical School, Brighton, United Kingdom. 2Royal Alexandra Children's Hospital, Brighton, United Kingdom.
66

Genetic and clinical significance of thickened nerve trunks on rectal biopsy

Wajid Jawaid1, Helen Carnaghan1, Emily Li2, Ruth Armstrong3, Adil Aslam1
1Department of Paediatric Surgery, Cambridge University Hospitals, Cambridge, United Kingdom. 2Department of Medical Genetics, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom. 3Department of Clinical Genetics, Cambridge University Hospitals, Cambridge, United Kingdom.
94

HENOCH-SCHÖNLEIN PURPURA WITH A TWIST

Oliver Smith, Riyad Peeraully, Amy Hughes-Thomas
Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham, United Kingdom.
92

How knot to insert a catheter

Rebecca Webb, Riyad Peeraully, Manoj Shenoy
Queens Medical Centre Children's Hospital, Nottingham, United Kingdom.
13

HOW SHOULD SEXUAL HEALTH BE IMPLEMENTED IN THE TRANSITIONAL CARE OF HIRSCHSPRUNG AND ANORECTAL MALFORMATION PATIENTS?

Anders Telle Hoel1, Marit Helen Andersen1,2, Staff Svein3, Helene Gjone1, Astrid Austrheim1, Cathrine Teig3, Tom Øresland3,2, Kristin Bjørnland1,2
1Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway. 2University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway. 3Akershus University Hospital, Oslo, Norway.
22

IDENTIFYING THE MORBIDITY OF Emergency INTESTINAL STOMA FORMATION in NEONATES

Basil Bekdesh, Louise Lawrence, Bernadette Reda, Oliver Gee, Suren Arul
Department of Surgery, Birmingham Children's Hospital, Birmingham, United Kingdom.
28

Idiopathic Constipation – When NICE Guidelines Fail

Felicity Arthur1, Lauren Wells1, Kathryn O'Shea1, Sarah Almond1, Colin Baillie2
1Alder Hey, Liverpool, United Kingdom. 2Alder Hey, Liverpool, United Kingdom.
93

IF IT’S NOT LEFT, IT’S RIGHT!

Neetu Kumar, Kathryn Ford, Dhanya Mullassery, Tom Watson, Abraham Cherian
Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
35

ILEAL PEDICLE GRAFT FOR OESOPHAGEAL REPLACEMENT IN A 2-MONTH INFANT

Elizabeth O'Connor, Bruce Jaffray
The Great North Children's Hospital, Newcastle, United Kingdom.
55

Impact of Surgical Margin and Other Factors on Outcome of Hepatoblastoma Patients

Napasin Mapairoje1, Jiraporn Khorana2, Jitsupa Treetipsatit1, Kamon Phuakpet1, Mongkol Laohapensang1
1Siriraj Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand. 2Maharaj Nakorn Chiang Mai Hospital, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
43

Implementation of Open Fetal Surgery for Spina Bifida in the UK

Adalina Sacco1, Jan Deprest1, Anna David1, Paolo De Coppi2, Dominic Thompson2
1University College London Hospital, London, United Kingdom. 2Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
65

IMPLICATION OF ELECTIVE SURGERY DELAYS AT A TERTIARY HOSPITAL IN MALAWI

Catherine Bradshaw1, Sam Simbi2, Kokila Lakhoo3, Bip Nandi4
1Kamuzu Central Hospital, Oxford, Malawi. 2Kamuzu Central Hospital, Lilongwe, Malawi. 3Oxford University Hospital NHS Trust, Oxford, United Kingdom. 4College of Medicine, University of Malawi, Lilongwe, Malawi.
53

IMPROVING ANIMAL MODEL CHOICE IN PAEDIATRIC SURGERY: SIMILARITY ANALYSIS OF HUMAN AND PIGLET ORGAN WEIGHTS USING MULTIDIMENSIONAL SCALING

Jan Baumgart1, Nikolaus Deigendesch2, Andreas Lindner1, Oliver J. Muensterer1, Arne Schroeder3, Axel Heimann1, Christina Oetzmann von Sochaczewski1
1JohannesJohannes-Gutenberg-Universität Mainz, Mainz, Germany. 2Universitätsspital Basel, Basel, Switzerland. 3Marienkrankenhaus Bergisch-Gladbach, Bergisch-Gladbach, Germany.
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INCIDENCE AND RISK FACTORS OF DEVELOPING NEW URINARY SYMPTOMS IN CHILDREN TREATED FOR ANORECTAL MALFORMATION

Simona Rusu, Iulia Stratulat-Chiriac, Niamh Geoghegan, William Sherwood , Simon Clarke , Muhammad Choudhry, Diane De Caluwe
Chelsea and Westminster NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom.
13

INCIDENCE OF ANASTOMOTIC STRICTURE POST GASTRIC TRANSPOSITION IN PATIENTS WITH CAUSTIC INJURY TO THE OESOPHAGUS

Charlotte Holbrook, Simon Blackburn, Kate Cross, Paolo De Coppi, Joseph Curry
Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, United Kingdom.
29

INFLUENCE OF WEIGHT AT ENTEROSTOMY REVERSAL ON PATIENT OUTCOMES IN NECROTISING ENTEROCOLITIS; A SINGLE CENTRE OBSERVATIONAL STUDY OF OUTCOMES

Rachael Fleming1,2,3, Ben Stenson1, Philip Hammond1
1NHS Lothian, Edinburgh, United Kingdom. 2University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom. 3The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom.
96

Intra-Operative Ultrasound Guided Precision Surgery in Paediatric Uro-Oncology

Emily Decker, Katherine M Burnand, Anu Paul, Naima Smeulders
Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children, London, United Kingdom.
10

Introducing “Bite-sized Learning” to the Clinical Workplace

Alex Scarlett1, Clare Rees2
1Chelsea + Westminster Hospital, London, United Kingdom. 2Imperial College Healthcare Trust, London, United Kingdom.
83

Is penile cancer rate really affected by circumcision? A global analysis.

Isobel Marks1,2, Yousra Ahmed-Salim1, Amy Yeoman1
1Imperial University Healthcare Trust, London, United Kingdom. 2InciSioN - International Student Surgical Network, Brussels, Belgium.
86

Is there a correlation between Vesico-Ureteric Reflux and disease severity in Posterior Urethral Valves?

Ewan Brownlee1, Ruth Wragg2, Marian Knight3, Liam McCarthy2
1Southampton Children's Hospital, Southampton, United Kingdom. 2Birmingham Children's Hospital, Birmingham, United Kingdom. 3National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, Oxford, United Kingdom.
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IT SHOULD BE FUNDO - NISSEN OR MODIFIED TOUPET IN NEUROLOGICALLY NORMAL CHILDREN?

Christian Fox, Richard Lindley, Sean Marven
Sheffield Children's Hospital, Sheffield, United Kingdom.
56

Keeping up with Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome: Outcomes of Tumour Surveillance and Genetic Screening in a Single Centre

Mary Patrice Eastwood1, Caoimhe McKenna2, Shane McKee2, Alistair Dick1
1Department of Paediatric Surgery, Royal Belfast Hospital for Sick Children, Belfast, United Kingdom. 2Northern Ireland Regional Genetics Centre, Belfast, United Kingdom.
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LAPAROSCOPIC CHOLECYSTECTOMY BY PAEDIATRIC SURGEONS: CAN ESTABLISHED STANDARDS OF CARE BE DELIVERED?

Jonathan Ducey, Ross Craigie, Robert Peters, Paul Farrelly, David Wilkinson, Nick Lansdale
Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, Manchester, United Kingdom.
1

LAPAROSCOPIC PYLOROMYOTOMY CAN BE PERFORMED SAFELY BY SENIOR PEDIATRIC SURGERY TRAINEES OPERATING WITHOUT SUPERVISION AT HIGH VOLUME CENTERS

Pascal Heye1, Katie W. Russell2, Pablo Laje2
1Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Wynnewood, USA. 2Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, USA.
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LAPAROSCOPIC SPLENECTOMY IN CHILDREN – A TWO DECADES EXPERIENCE FROM A SINGLE CENTRE

Joana Mafalda Monteiro, Tiago Tuna, Miguel Soares-Oliveira, Miguel Campos, Prof Jose Estevão-Costa
Department of Pediatric Surgery, CHU São João, Faculty of Medicine, Porto, Portugal.
4

LAPAROSCOPY UPTAKE FOR PAEDIATRIC APPENDICECTOMY – A COMPARISON OF ADULT GENERAL SURGEONS VS PAEDIATRIC SURGEONS IN ENGLAND FROM 1997 TO 2015

George Bethell1, Steve Adams2, Toby Johnson2, Nigel Hall1, Michael Stanton2
1University Surgery Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom. 2Department of Paediatric Surgery and Urology, Southampton Children’s Hospital, Southampton, United Kingdom.
44

LAPAROSCOPY-ASSISTED PLACEMENT OF VENTRICULOPERITONEAL SHUNTS IN CHILDREN

Pascal Heye, Yourong S. Su, Gregory G. Heuer, Pablo Laje
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, USA.
24

Late diagnosis of Hirschsprung’s disease: impact on core outcomes

Yew-Wei Tan, Carmen Sofia Chacon, Maricarmen Olivos, Niamh Geoghegan, William Sherwood, Amulya Saxena, Simon Clarke, Munther Haddad, Muhammad Choudhry
Chelsea & Westminster Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
55

Latissimus Dorsi Flaps for Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Repair

Sirke Rinkoff, Simon Blackburn, Joseph Curry
Great Ormond Street, London, United Kingdom.
58

LIVER ORGANOIDS FOR MORPHOLOGICAL DIAGNOSIS AND DECISION-MAKING IN BILIARY ATRESIA

Rosana Ottakandathil Babu 1, Vincent Chi Hang Lui1,2, Patrick Ho Yu Chung 2,3, Yongqin Ye4, Rachel Sze Wan Yiu2, Urban Lendahl5, Paul Kwong Hang Tam1,2,3, Bin Wong4, Kenneth Kak Yuen Wong2,3
1Dr Li Dak-Sum Research Centre, The University of Hong Kong-Karolinska Institutet Collaboration in Regenerative Medicine, Pokfulam, Hong Kong. 2Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong. 3Hong Kong University - Shenzhen Hospital, Shenzhen, China. 4Shenzhen Children Hospital, Shenzhen, China. 5Department of Cell and Molecular Biology (CMB), Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden.
39

Long term surgical outcome after resection of sacroccoccygeal teratoma: A 20-year single center experience

Hei Yi Wong, Wai Lok Chan, Edwin Kin Wai Chan, Jennifer Wai Cheung Mou, Kim Hung Lee
Prince of Wales Hospital, Hong Kong, Hong Kong.
12

Long-Term Neurodevelopmental Outcomes in Children with Biliary Atresia

Lyan Rodijk1, Anne den Heijer2, Jan Hulscher1, Henkjan Verkade2, Ruben de Kleine3, Janneke Bruggink1
1Paediatric Surgery, University of Groningen, University Medical Centre Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands. 2Paediatrics, University of Groningen, University Medical Centre Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands. 3Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, University of Groningen, University Medical Centre Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands.
9

Long-term outcomes of Hirschsprung’s Disease with intellectual impairment: a 35-year institutional series

David Thompson1, Joseph Davidson1,2, Simon Eaton2, Mikko Pakarinen3, Kristiina Kyrklund3, Simon Blackburn1, Kate Cross1, Paolo De Coppi1,2, Joe Curry1
1Specialist Neonatal and Paediatric Surgery, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, United Kingdom. 2Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine Section, UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom. 3Department of Pediatric Surgery, New Children’s Hospital, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland.
76

MANAGEMENT OF AN ACCIDENTAL CUT THROAT TRACHEAL INJURY IN A 3 YEARS OLD CHILD  

Yanko Pahnev1, Hrisrto Shivachev1, Zdravka Antonova1, Velichka Oparanova1, Assen Medzhidiev1, Tanya Teneva1, Teodora Ampirska2
1UMHATEM "N.I.Pirogov", Sofia, Bulgaria. 2Royal Alexandra Children's Hospital, Brughton, United Kingdom.
51

Management Strategy for Hepatolithiasis following Surgery for Pediatric Choledochal Cyst at a Single Institution

Takeshi Saito1, Keita Terui1, Mitsuyuki Nakata1, Shugo Komatsu1, Kazuaki Harada1, Yoshitaka Shinno1,2
1Chiba University Hospital, Chiba, Japan. 2.
25

Measure twice and cut once: Comparing endoscopy and cloacagram for the common channel and urethral measurements in patients with cloaca

Devin R. Halleran1, Caitlin A. Smith2, Megan Fuller3, Megan Durham4, Belinda Dickie5, Jeffrey R. Avansino2, Timothy F. Tirrell5, Robert J. Vandewalle4, Ron Reeder6, Marc A. Levitt1, Richard J. Wood1, On behalf of the Pediatric Colorectal and Pelvic Learning Consortium 7
1Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, USA. 2Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, USA. 3Children's Hospital & Medical Center, Omaha, USA. 4Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, USA. 5Boston Children's Hospital, Boston, USA. 6Primary Childrens Hospital, Salt Lake City, USA. 7USA.
46

Morbidity and Mortality of Gastrostomy Tube Placement in Infants with Cardiac Disease

Jose H Salazar, Christina Bence, Kyle Van Arendonk, Marjorie Arca
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA.
40

NATURAL ORIFICE ENDO-LUMINAL (NOEL) TECHNIQUE FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF CONGENITAL DUODENAL MEMBRANES

Jonathan Goring1, Sean Marven1, Richard Lindley1, Sara Isolodi2, Paola De Angelis2, Filipo Torroni2, Luigi Dall'Oglio2, Miki Thompson1
1Sheffield Children's Hospital, Sheffield, United Kingdom. 2Bambino Gesu Childrens Hospital, Rome, Italy.
16

NECROTISING ENTEROCOLITIS SCORING SYSTEM IN PRETERM INFANTS: AN EARLY WARNING SCORE BEFORE DISCONTINUING ENTERAL FEEDS

Vanessa Albert1, Angela Huertas-Ceballos2, Christina Kortsalioudaki2, Bashar Aldeiri3, Lucy Fullerton3, Simon Eaton4, Joe Curry1
1Great Ormand Street Hospital, London, United Kingdom. 2University College London Hospital, London, United Kingdom. 3King's College Hospital, London, United Kingdom. 4Great Ormand Street Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom.
65

NEONATAL ILIO-PSOAS ABSCESS- CASE REPORT OF A RARE OCCURRENCE

Tanvir Roshan Khan, Shrikesh Singh, Rohit Singh, Ashish Anand
Dr Ram manohar Lohia Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow. UP, India.
33

NETS2G STUDY: A PROSPECTIVE COHORT STUDY COMPARING MANAGEMENT AND OUTCOMES OF INFANTS TREATED FOR GASTROSCHISIS IN CANADA AND BRITAIN

Benjamin Allin1,2, Charles Opondo1, Rob Baird3, Pramod Puligandla4, Jenny Kurinczuk1, Erik Skarsgard3, Marian Knight1, BAPS-CASS BAPS-CASS5, CAPSNet CAPSNet6
1National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, Oxford, United Kingdom. 2Oxford Children's Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom. 3BC Children's Hospital, Vancouver, Canada. 4The Montreal Children's Hospital, Montreal, Canada. 5BAPS-CASS, BAPS-CASS, United Kingdom. 6CAPSNet, CAPSNet, Canada.
32

NETS2GSTUDY: A JOINT CANADA-BRITISH ISLES COHORT STUDY INVESTIGATING THE ASSOCIATION OF INFANT CHARACTERISTICS WITH OUTCOME IN 1600 INFANTS WITH GASTROSCHISIS

Benjamin Allin1,2, Charles Opondo1, Rob Baird3, Pramod Puligandla4, Jenny Kurinczuk5, Erik Skarsgard3, Marian Knight1, BAPS-CASS BAPS-CASS6, CAPSNet CAPSNet7
1National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, Oxford, United Kingdom. 2Oxford Children's Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom. 3BC Children's Hospital, Vancouver, Canada. 4The Montreal Children's Hospital, Montreal, Canada. 5National Perinatal Epidemiology Un, Oxford, United Kingdom. 6BAPS-CASS, BAPS-CASS, United Kingdom. 7CAPSNet, CAPSNet, Canada.
18

Outcomes after redo pull-through surgery for Hirschsprung’s disease

Joseph Davidson1,2, David Thompson1, Kristiina Kyrklund3, Mikko Pakarinen3, Kate Cross1, Simon Eaton2, Paolo De Coppi1,2, Joe Curry1
1Specialist Neonatal and Paediatric Surgery, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, London, United Kingdom. 2Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine Section, UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom. 3Department of Pediatric Surgery, New Children’s Hospital, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University Hospital, Helsinki, Finland.
24

OUTCOMES OF RESECTIONAL SURGERY FOR IDIOPATHIC CONSTIPATION IN CHILDHOOD

Ryo Tamura, Bruce Jaffray
The Great North Children's Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom.
57

Outcomes of Surgery in Ganglioneuroma and Ganglioneuroblastoma in a UK single Centre

Sesi Hotonu, Deborah Tweddle, Basil Bekdash, Gareth Hosie, Hany Gabra
Great North Children's Hospital, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom.
79

OxPLORE: A COMPARISON OF NEUROBLASTOMA IN RWANDA AND THE UK

Shannon Gunawardana1, Kathryn Ford2, Emery Manirambona3, Peter Cartledge3, Aimable Kanyamuhunga3, Torben Heinsohn1, Hugh Hathaway1, Roshni Mansfield1, Kokila Lakhoo2
1Oxford University, Oxford, United Kingdom. 2Oxford University Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom. 3Kigali University Hospital, Kigali, Rwanda.
14

PAEDIATRIC OESOPHAGEAL DILATATIONS: A CROSS SPECIALTY EXPERIENCE

Simon McCluney, Kiran Reddy, Nastasia Hadjichristou, Mohamed Mutalib, Leo Monzon, Iain Yardley
Evelina London Children's Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
11

Paediatric surgical trainees’ self-assessment compared to trainers’ assessment in a simulated environment for Duhamel pull through

Helen Carter, Edward Hannon, Christopher Parsons, Ian Sugarman, Mark Powis, Michael Dawrant, James Horwood, Bhanu Lakshminarayanan
Leeds Children’s Hospital, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, United Kingdom.
83

PAEDIATRIC THORACOSCOPIC (VATS) THYMECTOMY FOR MYASTHENIA GRAVIS

Natalie Durkin, Dionisios Stavroulias, Sonia Khamis, Sithara Ramdas, Hugh Grant
John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom.
68

Partnering with community health workers in Western Kenya to detect & refer pediatric surgical cases

Neema Kaseje1,2, Violet Gisore1, Faith Magut1, Vincent Were1
1Surgical Systems Research Group, Kisumu, Kenya. 2London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom.
9

Patient Forum Groups in Paediatric Surgery

James Stevens1, Gerard Anderson2, Jessica Ng3, Ceri Elbourne3, Susan McDowell3, Tara Shea1, Eleni Athanasakos3, Stewart Cleeve3
1Queen Mary, University of London, London, United Kingdom. 2Children's Brain Injury Trust, London, United Kingdom. 3Royal London Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
70

PEDIATRIC RENAL TRANSPLANT – DOES SIZE MATTER?

Mariana Morgado, Sara Lobo, Filipa Jalles, Rodrigo Roquette, Miroslava Gonçalves
Hospital de Santa Maria, Lisbon, Portugal.
38

Perianal fistulating Crohn’s disease in children: outcome evaluation

Yew-Wei Tan1, Dominic Fernandes2, Maria Misiou1, Eunice Goto1, Jenny Epstein1, Krishnan Soondrum1, John Fell1, Simon Clarke1, Muhammad Choudhry1
1Chelsea & Westminster Hospital, London, United Kingdom. 2Imperial College, London, United Kingdom.
71

Perineal birth injuries following elective caesarean section

Jennifer Billington1, Shabnam Parkar2
1St George's Hospital, London, United Kingdom. 2St. George's Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
27

Phenotype flip in paediatric inflammatory bowel disease - can we predict it?

William Kenney-Herbert1, Oliver Perkins1, Ian Sugarman 2, Veena Zamvar2, Gurdeep Sagoo1, Jonathan Sutcliffe2
1University of Leeds, Leeds, United Kingdom. 2Leeds Children's Hospital, Leeds, United Kingdom.
85

Posterior Tracheopexy for Severe Tracheomalacia in Long-Gap Oesophageal Atresia

Richard Hill1, Mahak Sukhnani2, Marianne Elloy3, David Lo1, Haitham Dagash1, Nitin Patwardhan1, Khalid Elmalik1
1Leicester Children's Hospital, Leicester, United Kingdom. 2Leicester University Medical School, Leicester, United Kingdom. 3Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester, United Kingdom.
10

PREDICTION OF SEVERITY OF ACUTE APPENDICITIS IN CHILDREN USING A NOVEL SCORING SYSTEM

Stavros Loukogeorgakis1, Ceri Jones2, Christina Major1, Harriet Corbett3, Enni Folaranmi3, Michael Stanton1, Dean Rex2, Nigel Hall1,4
1Department of Paediatric Surgery and Urology, Southampton Children's Hospital, Southampton, United Kingdom. 2Department of Paediatric Surgery, St. George’s University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom. 3Department of Paediatric Surgery, Alder Hey Children’s Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Liverpool, United Kingdom. 4University Surgery Unit, Faculty of Medicine, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom.
20

Prematurity and Hirschsprung’s disease: incidence, association, and outcomes

Carmen Sofia Chacon1, Yew-Wei Tan1, Jonathan Super2, Iulia Stratulat1, Niamh Geoghegan1, Amulya Saxena1, William Sherwood1, Simon Clarke1, Munther Haddad1, Muhammad Choudhry1
1Chelsea & Westminster Hospital, London, United Kingdom. 2Imperial College, London, United Kingdom.
88

PRE-TRANSPLANT MANAGEMENT OF BLADDER DYSFUNCTION IN CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS: FEASIBILITY TO SALVAGE THE NATIVE BLADDER AFTER DIVERSION

MAHMOUD MAREI1,2, ANJU GOYAL1,3, ALEJANDRO ROSSI1, AFSHIN TAVAKOLI4
1The Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, Manchester, United Kingdom. 2Cairo University, Faculty of Medicine, Cairo, Egypt. 3University of Manchester, Centre for Paediatrics and Child Health, Institute of Human Development, Manchester, United Kingdom. 4The Manchester Renal Transplant Unit (RTU), Manchester, United Kingdom.
47

PRIMARY LAPAROSCOPIC BALLOON GASTROSTOMY INSERTION: THE NEW ‘GOLD STANDARD’?

Claudia Koh, Nick Lansdale, David Wilkinson
Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, Manchester, United Kingdom.
52

PYLORIC AND DUODENAL ATRESIA, WITH AN ASSOCIATED ANORECTAL MALFORMATION

Simon McCluney, Ravindar Anbarasan, Manasvi Upadhyaya
Evelina London Children's Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
53

Quality of Life in Children with Biliary Atresia and Their Parents

Lyan Rodijk1, Eke Schins1, Henkjan Verkade2, Ruben de Kleine3, Jan Hulscher1, Janneke Bruggink1
1Paediatric Surgery, University of Groningen, University Medical Centre Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands. 2Paediatrics, University of Groningen, University Medical Centre Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands. 3Hepatobiliary Surgery and Liver Transplantation, University of Groningen, University Medical Centre Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands.
44

QUALITY OF LIFE OUTCOMES IN CHILDREN BORN WITH DUODENAL ATRESIA

Toby Vinycomb1, Alison Browning1, Matthew Jones1,2,3, Sebastian King1,2,4,3, Warwick Teague1,2,4,3
1Department of Paediatric Surgery, The Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, Australia. 2Surgical Research Group, Murdoch Children's Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia. 3Department of Surgery, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia. 4Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia.
48

RATIONALISATION OF SURGICAL TRAYS IN PAEDIATRIC SURGERY: A QUALITY-IMPROVEMENT PROJECT

Fraser Cameron, Thomas Smart, Louise Morris, Leonie Cuizon, Bharat More
Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Nottingham, United Kingdom.
15

Remote ischaemic conditioning as a novel therapeutic intervention for experimental NEC

Ian Jones1,2, Jane Collins2, Nigel Hall1,2
1Southampton Children's Hospital, Southampton, United Kingdom. 2University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom.
42

ROBOTICALLY-ASSISTED AND MINIMALLY INVASIVE FORGUT SURGERY: A CASE FOR ESTABLISHING ROUTINE INTRA-OPERATIVE MULTIDISCIPLINARY COLLABORATION

David Coyle, Jeremy G Fisher, Desale Yacob, Peter Lu, Gregory Bates, Carlo Di Lorenzo, Marc Michalsky, Karen A Diefenbach
Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA.
48

Shortening hospital bed stay with early feeding post gastrostomy insertion in paediatric patients.

Rohini Sahay, Somayya Giga, Nitin Patwardhan, Haitham Dagash
University Hospital Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom.
17

Should All Babies With Oesophageal Atresia Have Routine Screening For Foregut Malrotation Anomalies ?  A Systematic Review In Search Of Evidence.

Patrick A Green1, Paul D Losty1,2
1Alder Hey Children's NHS Foundation Trust, Liverpool, United Kingdom. 2Institute of Child Health, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom.
51

SMALL BOWEL OBSTRUCTION DUE TO A LESSER OMENTAL HERNIA IN AN ADOLESCENT MALE

Brendan O'Connor, Alan Mortell
Our Lady's Children's Hospital, Crumlin, Dublin, Ireland.
61

SURGERY FOR PANCREATIC MASSES IN CHILDHOOD: A 13-YEAR NATIONAL EXPERIENCE

Brendan O'Connor1, Lucy Vernon1, Paul Ridgway2, Thambipillai Sri Paran1,2
1Our Lady's Children's Hospital, Crumlin, Dublin, Ireland. 2Tallaght University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland.
34

SURGICAL MANAGEMENT OF PERINEAL AND VESTIBULAR FISTULA WITHIN A UK POPULATION COHORT OF INFANTS AND CHILDREN WITH ANORECTAL MALFORMATION

Anna-May Long1,2, Joseph Davidson3,4, Athanasios Tyraskis5, Marian Knight1, Paolo Di Coppi3,4
1National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, Oxford, United Kingdom. 2Cambridge University Hospitals, Cambridge, United Kingdom. 3Institute of Child Health, UCL, London, United Kingdom. 4Great Ormond St Hospital, London, United Kingdom. 5Kings College Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
86

Surgical outcomes of laryngotracheal reconstruction for severe subglottic stenosis in pediatric patients

Shigeru Ono1, Yoshiko Usui1, Katsuhisa Baba1, Yuki Tsuji1, Sachi Sekine1, Yoshiaki Hirohata2, Toshio Horiuchi2
1Jichi Medical University, Shimotsuke, Tochigi, Japan. 2Jichi Medical University, Shimotsuke, Tochigi, Japan.
31

SURGICALLY-TREATED INTRACTABLE CONSTIPATION IN CHILDREN EVALUATED WITH COLONIC MANOMETRY

Alisha Gupta, Sonia Basson, Osvaldo Borrelli, Keith Lindley, Nikhil Thapar, Efstratios Saliakellis, Joseph Curry, Simon Blackburn
Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
3

Survey of UK paediatric surgeons' views and experiences of non-operative treatment of uncomplicated acute appendicitis

Simon Eaton1, Frances C. Sherratt2, Bridget Young2, Nigel J Hall3
1UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health, London, United Kingdom. 2Department of Health Services Research, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom. 3Southampton Children’s Hospital, Southampton, United Kingdom.
11

The Association between Intra-Abdominal Pressure and Time to Feed in Gastroschisis

Arun Kelay, Melanie Drewett, Jenny Pond, Sharon Cave, Nigel Hall
Department of Paediatric Surgery and Urology, Southampton Children's Hospital, Southampton, United Kingdom.
82

THE AVAILABILITY AND EFFECT OF ANTENATAL ULTRASOUND ON THE DETECTION AND OUTCOMES OF CONGENITAL ANOMALIES IN LOW- AND MIDDLE-INCOME COUNTRIES

Stephanie Goley1, Sidonie Sakula-Barry2, Laurence Isaaya Ntawunga3, Maame Tekyiwa Botchway4, Nana Adofo-Ansong5, Ann Kelly6, Naomi Wright7
1King's College London, London, United Kingdom. 2World Cancer Research Fund UK, London, United Kingdom. 3Rwanda Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus Relief, University of Rwanda, Kigali, Rwanda. 4University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. 5Mafikeng Provincial Hospital, Mafikeng, South Africa. 6Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, King's College London, London, United Kingdom. 7King's Centre for Global Health and Health Partnerships, King's College London, London, United Kingdom.
71

THE BALL'S IN THEIR COURT: IMPACT OF TERTIARY REFERRAL CRITERIA FOR ACUTE SCROTUM

Sophie Green1, Riyad Peeraully1, Milda Jancauskaite1, Nia Fraser1, Ricky Ellis2, Thomas Smart3, Amari Thompson4, Piyush Sarmah5
1Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham, United Kingdom. 2King's Mill Hospital, Mansfield, United Kingdom. 3Royal Derby Hospital, Derby, United Kingdom. 4Lincoln County Hospital, Lincoln, United Kingdom. 5Queen's Hospital, Burton, United Kingdom.
6

The challenges of communicating with families about an urgent care paediatric surgical trial and opportunities to address these challenges

Frances Sherratt1, Lucy Beasant2, Esther Crawley2, Nigel Hall3, Bridget Young1
1University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom. 2University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom. 3University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom.
49

THE EFFECTIVENESS OF A SERIOUS GAME (SERES ™ CLINIPUP ®) ON PERIOPERATIVE ANXIETY AND PAIN IN CHILDREN

Amber Vanhulle1, Lara Seldenslach1, Eline Van Hoecke2, Marc Coppens2, Lucas Matthyssens2
1Faculty of Medicine, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium. 2Princess Elisabeth Children's Hospital, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium.
18

The Failed Bladder Closure in Cloacal Exstrophy: Management and Outcomes

Rachel Davis, Amol Sood, Mahir Maruf, Prachi Singh, Matthew Kasprenski, Heather DiCarlo, John Gearhart
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, USA.
19

THE ‘FAILED’ HIRSCHSPRUNG’S PATIENT: OUTCOMES FROM A SINGLE CENTRE

Govind Murthi, Oliver Townley, Richard Lindley
Sheffield Children's Hospital, Sheffield, United Kingdom.
38

THE IMPACT OF TRISOMY 21 ON EPIDEMIOLOGY, MANAGEMENT AND OUTCOMES OF CONGENITAL DUODENAL OBSTRUCTION - A POPULATION BASED STUDY

George Bethell1, Anna-May Long2, Marian Knight3, Nigel Hall1, On behalf of BAPS-CASS3
1University Surgery Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton, United Kingdom. 2Department of Paediatric Surgery, Cambridge University Hospitals, Cambridge, United Kingdom. 3National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, Oxford, United Kingdom.
78

THE PIG AS A MODEL FOR UROGENITAL SINUS AND CLOACAL MALFORMATIONS

Lucy Scriven1, David Gardner1, Jonathan Sutcliffe2, Alun Williams3
1University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom. 2Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, United Kingdom. 3Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham, United Kingdom.
88

The Rising Tide in Interpersonal Violence in Children in London

Oliver Burdall1, Hannah Thompson2, Dean Rex3, Erica Makin2, Stewart Cleeve1
1The Royal London Hospital, London, United Kingdom. 2King's College Hospital, London, United Kingdom. 3St George's Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
78

The spectrum of traumatic head injuries as experienced by children living in a South African township

Vered Lack1,2, Ryan Blumenow1, Jerome Loveland1,2
1University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. 2Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital, Soweto, South Africa.
16

THE SURGICAL OPTIONS FOR LONG-GAP OESOPHAGEAL ATRESIA: COMPARING THE OUTCOMES - A SYSTEMATIC REVIEW OF THE LITERATURE

Atekeh Shahesmaeili1,2, Dirk Van de putte1, Katrien Van Renterghem1, Piet Pattyn1, Lucas Matthyssens1
1Princess Elisabeth Children's Hospital, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium. 2Groningen University Medical Center, Groningen, Netherlands.
45

THORACIC DUCT-TO-VEIN ANASTOMOSIS FOR THE MANAGEMENT OF THORACIC DUCT OUTLET OBSTRUCTIONS: A CASE SERIES.

Breanne Reisen, Steven J. Kovach, Gregory J. Nadolsky, Maxim Itkin, Yoav Dori, Pablo Laje
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, USA.
69

THORACIC VERSUS ABDOMINAL APPROACH TO CORRECT DIAPHRAGMATIC EVENTRATION: SINGLE CENTRE EXPERIENCE, SYSTEMATIC REVIEW AND META-ANALYSIS

Alisha Gupta1, Stefano Giuliani1, Kate Cross1, Daan Van Poll1, Simon Blackburn1, Nikita Patel1, Martin Kostolny1, Martin Elliott1, Simon Eaton2, Joseph Curry1, Nagarajan Muthialu1, Paolo De Coppi1
1Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, United Kingdom. 2University College London Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
82

Thoracoscopic aortopexy for symptomatic tracheobronchomalacia

Zeng Hao Wong, Richard Hewitt, Kate Cross, Colin Butler, Yi-Ting Yeh, Madhavan Ramaswamy, Simon Blackburn, Stefano Giuliani, Nagarajan Muthialu, Paolo De Coppi, Denise Mcintyre
Great Ormond Street Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
80

THORACOSCOPIC DEBRIDEMENT FOR EMPYEMA THORACIS

Robert Peters, Dakshesh Parikh, Michael Singh
Birmingham Children's Hospital, Birmingham, United Kingdom.
21

TIME TO SHARE - THE IMPORTANCE OF COLORECTAL AND UROLOGY COLLABORATION TO ACHIEVE CLEANLINESS FOR STOOL AND DRYNESS FOR URINE

Hira Ahmad, Devin R Halleran, Kristina Booth, Christina Ching, Molly Fuchs, Rama Jayanthi, Richard J Wood, Marc A Levitt
Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, USA.
23

Transit Index: A Novel Method to Quantify Colonic Transit

EW Macharia Coates, A Ljutikov, SJ Cleeve
Royal London Hospital, Barts Health NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom.
74

Urodynamics in anorectal malformation: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Yew-Wei Tan1, Dominika Bogusiewicz2, Jothikka Amaralingam2, Colin Mizzi3, Muhammad Choudhry1
1Chelsea & Westminster Hospital, London, United Kingdom. 2Imperial College, London, United Kingdom. 3Mater Dei Hospital, Valetta, Malta.
84

USE OF THE ALEXIS RETRACTOR AS A SILO IN A CASE OF ECTOPIA CORDIS

Haitham Dagash1, Richard Hill1, Nitin Patwardhan1, Branko Mimic2, Francis Bulock2, Ioannis Mykoniatis1
1Leicester Children's Hospital, Leicester, United Kingdom. 2East Midlands Congenital Cardiac Centre, Leicester, United Kingdom.
77

USING THE INNER SURFACE OF THE PREPUCE AS A VAGINAL SUBSTITUTE DURING FEMINIZING GENITOPLASTY: A PROSPECTIVE CLINICAL TRIAL

Hesham El-Saket, Mahmoud AbdEl-Aziz , Ahmed Wishahy, Khaled BahaaEldin, Hend AbdelLatif
Cairo University Specialized Pediatric Hospital, Cairo, Egypt.
58

Validation of the fetal lamb model of spina bifida

Luc Joyeux1,2, Alexander C. Engels1, Johannes Van Der Merwe1, Michael Aertsen3, Premal A. Patel4, Marjolijn Deprez5, Ahmad Khatoun6, Savitree Pranpanus1, Marina Gabriela Monteiro Carvalho Mori da Cunha1, Stephanie De Vleeschauwer7, Johanna Parra8, Katerina Apelt1, Myles Mc Laughlin6, Frank Van Calenbergh9, Enrico Radaelli10, Jan Deprest1,11
1Department of Development and Regeneration, Organ Systems Cluster, Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Katholieke Universiteit (KU) Leuven, Leuven, Belgium. 2Center for Surgical Technologies, Faculty of Medicine, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium. 3Department of Radiology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium. 4Radiology Department, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children, NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom. 5Research group Experimental Neurosurgery and Neuroanatomy, Department of Neurosciences, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium. 6Experimental Otorhinolaryngology, Department of Neurosciences, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium. 7Animal Research Center, Biomedical Sciences, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium. 8Barcelona Center for Maternal Fetal and Neonatal Medicine, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain. 9Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium. 10Department of Pathobiology, Ryan Veterinary Hospital, University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine, Philadelphia, USA. 11Institute of Women’s Health, University College London Hospital, London, United Kingdom.
75

VERSATILITY AND BENEFITS OF THE PREFORMED SILO FOR GASTROSCHISIS: A 15-YEAR EXPERIENCE

Keren Sloan1, Melaine Drewett1, Ceri E Jones1, Annita Budzanowski1, Michael P Stanton1, Jan Dobson1, David M Burge1, Nigel J Hall1,2
1Department of Paediatric Surgery and Urology, Southampton Children’s Hospital, Southampton, United Kingdom. 2University Surgery Unit, Faculty of Medicine, University of Southampton,, Southampton, United Kingdom.
66

WE NEED OPERATING THEATRES: THE IMPACT OF ADVOCACY ON GLOBAL PAEDIATRIC SURGERY

Riana Patel1,2, Zaitun Bokhary3, Roba Khundkar2, Natalie Durkin1, Kokila Lakhoo2,1
1Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust, Oxford, United Kingdom. 2Oxford Global Surgery Group, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom. 3Muhimbili National Hospital, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, United Republic of.
85

What is the best choice of central IV access in babies with gastroschisis?

Raef Jackson1, Rachel Khaw2, Paul Farrelly1
1Royal Manchester Children's Hospital, Manchester, United Kingdom. 2University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom.
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What is the best way to deliver jejunal feeds?

Rebecca Lisseter, Emma Sidebotham
Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, United Kingdom.