Milan Dragula, Michal Vartiak, Zuzana Uhríková, Nadežda Višňovcová
The survey article summarizes congenital diaphragmatic hernia causes and current treatment options. The authors
present their perioperative management and treatment results from Pediatric Surgery Department and Neonatology
Department of Jessenius Medical Faculty Commenius University and University Hospital Martin. Patients were divided
into two groups according to decades. Overall survival in the second decade was 82 % compared to 76 % in first decade.
These results are comparable to those recently published.