Pediatric Surgery

Radiology: Pectus Innovations

Dr. Rebeccah L. Brown presents a case study of pectus excavatum with worsening exercise intolerance. Dr. Eric J. Crotty discusses the use of MRI in radiologic evaluation. Dr. Michael D. Taylor discusses the importance of obtaining a cardiac MRI. Dr. Taylor's demonstration was followed by a panel discussion covering imaging finances, right ventricular function effects by obstruction by the sternum, and the optimal age for a pectus repair.