More than 200 noted authorities discuss their views on diagnosis, treatment, and procedures, with advice on everything from assessment and imaging through incisions, anesthesia, and perioperative care issues--including cardiac pacing in adults and children, and the cardiac surgery qfast track.q It is packed with qhigh-yieldq information that helps the user to access needed knowledge in the least amount of time.More than 90% of these abnormalities are pectus excavatum deformities characterized by a concave, sunken, anterior chest wall defect. ... This chapter presents the diagnosis and repair of pectus excavatum as well as pectus carinatum.
|Title||:||Current Therapy in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery|
|Author||:||Stephen C. Yang, Duke E. Cameron|
|Publisher||:||Mosby Incorporated - 2004|