Thirty-year experience with repair of pectus deformities in adults Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Endothelial Growth Factors
  • Fibroblasts
  • Genetic Vectors
  • Implants, Experimental
  • Lymphokines
  • Proto-Oncogene Proteins c-sis
  • Retroviridae
  • Skin
  • Transduction, Genetic
  • Wound Healing
  • Wounds and Injuries

abstract

  • Repair of congenital defects of the sternum in adults can be performed safely with low morbidity and no mortality. Long-term results are excellent with requirement for reoperation rare.

publication date

  • August 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/S0003-4975(03)00441-7

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 391

end page

  • 5; discussion 395

volume

  • 76

number

  • 2