It is not appropriate to use this calculator to estimate survival probability for an individual infant.
Use this calculator to estimate the long-term survival probability for diaphragmatic hernia.
Simply input the child's birth weight (in kg) and his or her 5 minute Apgar score.Calculator Algorithm:
This formula was developed and validated by The Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Study Group J Ped Surg 2001;36:141-5.
The abstract is available at the Journal of Pediatric Surgery website.
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