TOFS' 2019 AGM on Saturday 23 March

Thu, 10th January 2019, 01:30 PM

We are delighted to invite all our Members and Associates to our forthcoming Annual General Meeting. It will be held in central England in the Midlands, at  Chase Meadow...

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TOFS 2019 Conference venue announced!

Thu, 20th December 2018, 11:57 AM

Save the date for the 2019 TOFS Conference It will be held on Saturday, 5 October, 2019. The venue is The Centre, Birchwood Park near Warrington in the north west of England. It's within a mile of the M6-M62 junction. This venue is beautiful, and...

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Successful collaboration between TOFS and EAT benefits TOF/OA patients worldwide

Wed, 5th December 2018, 12:58 PM

TOFS is a founder member of EAT, the European Federation of Esophageal Atresia and Tracheo-Esophageal Fistula Support Groups which welcomes associate member groups from all parts of the world.  Secretary of TOFS, Graham Slater, an Adult TOF himself, is Chair of EAT. ...

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ESPGHAN recommends regular monitoring to check for reflux in patients with TOF/OA

Tue, 27th November 2018, 09:00 AM

In the Spring 2017 edition of our newsletter, Chew , we published a  summary of the guidelines that had been issued by ESPGHAN in late 2016,...

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Does your 5-12 year old child have Oesophageal Atresia? Please complete our Survey

Mon, 19th November 2018, 10:05 AM

The TaPSOn study is now recruiting parents of 5-12 year-old children with OA/TOF. Dr Wallace at the University of Bath is particularly welcoming responses from fathers! There have been nearly 40 responses already. Thank you very much to everyone who has...

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Meet our London Marathon 2019 Runners

Wed, 14th November 2018, 12:36 PM

LEE BARNARD 'I was born with TOF in 1979 at St Mary's Hospital in Greater Manchester and was operated on the day after. Since then, I've had a few health issues. I had half of my left lung removed in 1983 after choking and flooding my lung. In April...

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