CDH - MIS vs. Open

Pediatric Surgery
Dr. Mark Wulkan discusses the repair of congenital diaphragmatic hernias by minimally invasive approach versus an open approach. Dr. Wulkan's demonstration includes complications of a minimally invasive versus an open approach to the congenital diaphragmatic hernia repair. Additional topics discussed include followups to the minimally invasive and open surgical approaches, muscle flap repair for a lower reoccurrence rate, primary repair by scope, and patch repair.