American Journal of Pediatrics

Volume 3, Issue 2, March 2017

  • Evaluation of Routine on Table Cholangiography in Paediatric Cholecystectomy

    Roy Gurprashad, Alex Oldman, Jessica Burns, Joe Curry

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 2, March 2017
    Pages: 4-7
    Received: 17 February 2017
    Accepted: 2 March 2017
    Published: 21 March 2017
    Abstract: The use of on table cholangiogram (OTC) during laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) continues to be a debated topic within surgical practice. Current National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) guidelines do not advocate its routine use in adult patients, and there is scarce evidence for its use in paediatric cases. We aimed to analyse th... Show More
  • Surgical Treatment of the Funnel Chest Deformation at the Children

    Digtiar Valeryi Andreevich, Kamenska Marianna Olegovna

    Issue: Volume 3, Issue 2, March 2017
    Pages: 8-12
    Received: 24 February 2017
    Accepted: 16 March 2017
    Published: 25 April 2017
    Abstract: Introduction: Funnel chest deformation (FCHD) is the most common malformation of the chest. This anomaly appears as the cosmetic and functional disorders of the cardiovascular and respiratory systems. Its main characteristic feature is tendency to progression, closely linked with the growth and age of children. Purpose: To analyze results of surgic... Show More