Criteria for Pectus Repair: Update Course 2015

Pediatric Surgery
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.