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Patients now have more say in experimental treatments. When should doctors say no?
News October 14, 2017   229  
Besch’s sunken chest is due to a genetic condition the medical community calls “pectus excavatum.” It’s common, but Besch’s case is severe and it’s more than just cosmetic. He’s...
Skinny-shaming is as terrible as fat-shaming. Let these real life stories teach you why
News October 05, 2017   211  
I am skinny. At 6 ft and 135 lb (182 cm, 61 kg), my BMI is 18.3, at the edge of clinically underweight. I’ve been this size since I...
Evaluating interest in narrative therapy for decision making about pectus excavatum treatment
Research robertseisingerrobertseisinger   September 28, 2017   191   0   1   0   0
PE patients worldwide struggle with the decision to pursue surgical treatment. Different physicians may give different recommendations, and there is not currently widespread agreement on which inclusion/exclusion criteria should...
A 5-year experience with a minimally invasive technique for pectus carinatum repair
Research ipectusipectus   July 18, 2017   528   0   1   0   0
This report describes a 5-year experience with a novel, minimally invasive surgical technique for treatment of pectus carinatum.
Clever Trevor's Vintage Chest Raiser
News May 26, 2017   614  
On 20 June, 2017 Trevor Zadro Jones, a 14-year-old Blue Mountains boy, will undergo surgery to reconstruct his chest. Trevor has a congenital deformity called Pectus Excavatum. Trevor's is...
Olathe man’s surgery to fix sunken chest could open new market for pediatric surgeon
News April 11, 2017   975  
Washington University in St. Louis says that although the Nuss procedure “can be successfully performed in the adult with excellent results,” it’s usually done on children. St. Luke’s in...
Positional Right Ventricular Obstruction in Pectus Excavatum
Research ipectusipectus   March 28, 2017   789   0   0   0   0
Pectus excavatum (PE) is not always benign. In this case report, a 19 year old with severe PE was found to have obstruction of the right ventricular outflow tract...
Slipping Rib Syndrome on The Doctors episode
News March 10, 2017   916  
 
Nuss Surgery Helps Runner Achieve His Goals
News February 22, 2017   1004  
On a recent afternoon, Nick Thatcher went out on a run without a shirt, striding easily, confidently, staying with a pack of Phoenix Desert Vista distance runners during their...
Wright III, Dawkins among Arizona Wildcats contingent that lifts spirit of boy facing heart surgery
News December 21, 2016   825  
Crew was born with a relatively common condition known as Pectus Excavatum, also known as funnel chest. It is more common in boys than girls. In most cases, people...
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