Minimally Invasive Repair of Pectus Carinatum


YÜKSEL M., LAÇİN T. , ERMERAK N. O. , Sirzai E. Y. , Sayan B.

ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY, vol.105, no.3, pp.915-923, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 105 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.10.003
  • Title of Journal : ANNALS OF THORACIC SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.915-923

Abstract

Background. The second most common deformity of the anterior chest wall, pectus carinatum, is a diverse deformity that has been largely managed using open techniques. This study reviews clinical experience with a newly designed bar for minimally invasive repair of pectus carinatum.