Guidelines and consensus statements

Esophageal Diseases:

In 2018, the first ERNICA consensus conference took place on the management of patients with esophageal atresia and tracheoesophageal fistula. As a result of this conference, two papers were published in the European Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 

1. ERNICA Consensus Conference on the Management of Patients with Esophageal Atresia and Tracheoesophageal Fistula: Diagnostics, Preoperative, Operative, and Postoperative Management (published online July, 2019): HTML version , PDF

2. ERNICA Consensus Conference on the Management of Patients with Esophageal Atresia and Tracheoesophageal Fistula: Follow-up and Framework (published online November, 2019): HTML version PDF

A second ERNICA consensus conference on the perioperative, surgical and long-term management of patients with long-gap esophageal atresia took place in November 2019 and a subsequent paper was published online in the European Journal of Pediatric Surgery in July 2020. 

Intestinal Diseases:

The ERNICA guideline for the management of rectosigmoid Hirschsprung's disease was published online in the Orphanet Journal for Rare Diseases in June 2020.