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Special Delivery Unit for Pregnant Moms With Birth Defects in Fetus

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia could not be prouder to announce it will launch the world's first comprehensive// medical unit for mothers carrying a fetus with a known birth defect. Set to open in January 2008, the Garbose Family Special Delivery Unit will offer comprehensive medical care, from prenatal diagnosis through delivery to mother-infant care.

The new eight-bed labor and delivery unit will allow Children’s Hospital’s experts in fetal medicine and surgery to provide comprehensive, seamless care from diagnosis, delivery and necessary interventions through postnatal follow-up. Children’s Hospital’s Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment team expects the unit to improve outcomes for children with fetal abnormalities, as well as for their mothers. The Garbose Family Special Delivery Unit will feature a welcome center, concierge service, private rooms, and round-the-clock care provided by obstetricians, nurse-midwives and the most highly experienced nurses.

“This Special Delivery Unit, the first of its kind in the world, will allow mothers carrying babies with birth defects the best treatment possible from the most experienced team of fetal experts in the world; this is truly a unique concept,” said N. Scott Adzick, M.D., surgeon-in chief and director of Children’s Hospital’s Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment. “Approximately one in every 33 babies born are diagnosed with a birth defect and now the team with the greatest experience and expertise will have the premier facility for treating those babies and their mothers.”

This is the first delivery unit at Children’s Hospital and the first special delivery unit in a children’s hospital dedicated to high-risk pregnancies. Dr. Adzick believes the new unit will provide an environment more conducive to developing and perfecting fetal treatments to cure disease.

“We know that babies with special needs require special care before and after birth and now ba
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