Pediatric Surgery

Criteria for Pectus Repair: Update Course 2015

Dr. Whit Holcomb discusses pectus deformities. His presentation includes nickel allergy testing instances, how to prevent infection and avoid cardiac injurywith the nuss repair, pectus excavatum using a sub-xiphoid incision, post-operative pain management, approach to post-operativerib flaring, new techniques to repairing the deformity, and dynamic compression devicetreatment plan.