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Chest wall deformities – Pectus Excavatum

28th May 2024
6:00 - 7:00pm (GMT)
28th May 2024
6:00 - 7:00pm (GMT)
Online event
Attendance certificate available
Free
ONLINE

Description

This webinar, in partnership with SCTS, will focus on chest wall deformities especially Pectus excavatum including anatomy and physiology and surgical procedures for correction.

Aims

To educate about chest wall deformities and current trends in management of these conditions.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this webinar, attendees should be able to:

  • Discuss the various chest wall deformities and their assessment
  • Discuss indications for intervention
  • Have an understanding of surgical procedures and postoperative management

Panellists

Our panellists include:

  • Prof. Shyamsunder Kolvekar M.Ch. FRCS (CTh) - Prof. Kolvekar is a Consultant cardiothoracic surgeon at St Bartholomew's Hospital, London. Apart from cardiac surgical interests, Prof. Kolvekar has a special interest in chest wall deformity interventions. He is an internationally recognised surgeon for the adult Nuss procedure, and has adapted the Nuss procedure with several new techniques for better pain control and reduced risk from surgery.
  • Mr. Vivek Srivastava FRCSEd (CTh), MBA - Consultant Cardiac Surgeon, Oxford University Hospitals NHS FT; Member and Webinar Lead, Surgical Specialty Board for Cardiothoracic Surgery, RCSEd.

CPD

1 Hour

Summary

In this highly informative session, explore the complex issue of Chest Wall Deformities, with a special focus on Pectus Excavatum. This professional development opportunity will provide the latest research, treatment methods, and patient management strategies related to this common congenital condition. Gain a deeper understanding of Pectus Excavatum to assist your diagnostic skills and enhance patient outcomes in your practice. Ideal for medical professionals wanting in-depth knowledge in a seldom discussed but preeminent area of clinical medicine. Don't miss out on this valuable chance to broaden your medical expertise.
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28th May 2024
6:00 - 7:00pm (GMT)
Online event
Attendance certificate available
Free
ONLINE