Vacuum Devices May One Day Replace Surgery in Sunken Chest Syndrome, Children's Hospital of the Kings's Daugher Study  
11/26/2012 8:09:54 AM

Surgeons at Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters (CHKD) have fitted a patient with a device that might eliminate the need for surgery in some patients with one of the world's most common chest deformities, pectus excavatum, often called sunken chest syndrome.