Novel use of balloon-tipped bronchial blockers to occlude neonatal tracheoesophageal fistula.

This is about a new technique to temporarily block the TOF in newborns pre-surgery, especially when babies are too small to repair straight away.

Sheng B, Zhong L, Du B. Novel use of balloon-tipped bronchial blockers to occlude neonatal tracheoesophageal fistula: a case series. BMC Pediatr. 2022;22(1):60. Published 2022 Jan 25.