International Workshop 19-20 October 2017 Barcelona,Spian

Dear colleague,

We would like to announce you our meeting that wil take place on October 29-20 in Hospital Vall d'Hebron Barcelona,Spain

For info

http://www.aulavhebron.net/aula/index.php?go=info_cursos&curso=81&idioma=en

 

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  Advanced Pectus Course - October 5-6 2017 Phoenix, Arizona USA

The Advanced Pectus Course is designed for surgeons who are currently performing the Nuss Procedure in their practice, but want to improve their results. Since its description by Dr. Nuss 18 years ago, the technique has changed markedly. Improved techniques for decreased bar rotation, elimination of intercostal stripping, and safer passage of the bars under the sternum have been developed. ...

 
  18th CWIG Annual Meeting








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  Announcement

Please contact all who are submitting abstracts at the CWIG 2015 Conference to remind them to submit a 400 word abstract of your work as soon as possible to the Journal of Pediatric Surgical Subspecialties at www.jpss.eu if you wish to have it published. The editor, Prof. Sebastian Ionescu, has offered to publish the abstracts presented at the Chest Wall International Group meeting in Norfolk.

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  17th Chest Wall International Group Meeting
Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters will proudly host the 17th Chest Wall International Group meeting, June 15-17, 2016 in Norfolk, VA.

This gathering provides valuable pediatric surgery education focused on the treatment of chest wall deformities. As home of the NussPprocedure, CHKD performs more pectus excavatum surgeries than any facility in the United States and serves as a major training site for pediatric surgeons.
 

Please click here to access website of CWIG 2016

Please click here to download flyer of CWIG 2016

Please click here to download the agenda of CWIG 2016

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  16TH CWIG MEETING CHEST WALL INTERNATIONAL GROUP

13 - 15 May 2015 - Hong Kong

16TH CWIG Hong Kong Meeting is completed successfully with your attandance. Please
click here to view full report. We are looking forward to seeing you in the future CWIG meeting.

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  Cardiff Pectus Carinatum Masterclass 2015

Cardiff Pectus Masterclass

Minimally Invasive Management of Pectus Carinatum
Tuesday 7th July 2015
WIMAT, Cardiff Medicentre, Cardiff

Welcoming

Professor Mustafa Yüksel
Professor of Thoracic Surgery Marmara University Hospital, Turkey

Dr Sjoerd de Beer
Paediatric Surgeon, Paediatric Surgical Centre of Amsterdam

Dr Stefan Schulz-Drost
Erlangen University, Germany

An unique opportunity to discuss minimally invasive carinatum pectus surgery and modified Abramson procedure with some of Europe’s leading experts and view The procedure via live link from the OR1 facility at the University Hospital of Wales


Official Website

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  CWIG Hong Kong 2015

It is our pleasure to welcome you to join coming Chest Wall International Group (CWIG) event, the 16th Chest Wall International Group meeting Hong Kong 2015 (CWIG Hong Kong 2015).

Management of chest wall diseases is one of the fast growing subspecialties in both cardiothoracic and paediatric surgery. Since 2009, CWIG has been organizing meetings in different places to provide a platform for medical professionals to share and exchange their experiences in the management of chest wall diseases. ...

 
  6th international Pectus Symposium&Live; Surgery Workshop

Dear CWIG Members,

6th international Pectus Symposium & Live Surgery Workshop will be arrange in Mainz 20-22 November 2014. Final flyer attached.

We are looking forward to seeing you in Mainz.

All the best.
Mustafa Yuksel

 

Please click here to download full report
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  15th CWIG MEETING CHEST WALL INTERNATIONAL GROUP

12-14 June 2014 Aarhus, Denmark

Please
click here to view full report.

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  15th CWIG MEETING

12-14 June 2014 Aarhus, Denmark

Please
click here to view full report.

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  15th CWIG Meeting
Dear Friends,

We are now close to our annually meeting in CWIG. The meeting is in Aarhus, the second largest city in Denmark, from 12-14 June 2014.



The venue
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Aarhus University Hospital, Skejby
Brendstrupgaardsvej 100
DK-8200 Aarhus N
Denmark

More information about the annual CWIG meeting is below in this letter.

Hope to see you in Aarhus.

Hans Pilegaard
President of CWIG



Registration

Please register via the online registration form which is available at:
http://www.kongreskompagniet.dk/cwig2014

Preliminary programme

The preliminary programme will soon be available at the CWIG website:
http://www.cwig.info

Social programme

Opening Ceremony at “The Old Town”


The Opening Ceremony is held at “The Old Town” on Thursday 12 June 2014.

More information about the museum 'The Old Town' (= Den Gamle By) is available at http://www.dengamleby.dk



Galla dinner at Turbinehallen

The Galla Dinner is held at restaurant Turbinehallen on Friday 13 June 2014. ...
 
  The Chest Wall Diseases Course of the EACTS Academy

The Chest Wall Diseases Course of the EACTS Academy was held successfully on November the 27-29th, 2013 at the EACTS House in Windsor, United Kingdom.

Please
click here to view full report.
Please click here to view full report.
Please click here to view full report.

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  The Second Workshop on Chest Wall Deformites

The Second Workshop on Chest Wall Deformites 17 - 18 October 2013.

Please
click here to view full report.

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  2013 Chest Wall - EACTS House

The course will run from 27-29 November 2013.

Please
click here to view full report.

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  The III International Meeting on Chest Wall Pathology

The III International Meeting on Chest Wall Pathology was held on the 27th and 28th of September, 2013, and was organized by the Antonio Cetrángolo Thoracic Hospital. This Event was developed in the City of Vicente López, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Please
click here to view full report.

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  CWIG Session At Ipeg Congress

Four members of the Executive Committee of CWIG, Dr. Yuksel, Dr. Pilegaard, Dr. Campos and Dr. Park were invited for a special CWIG session – Chest Wall Symposium – at the IPEG’s 22nd Annual Congress for Endosurgery in Children, held in Beijing, China, on 17 – 21 June 2013.

Please
click here to view full report.

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  2013 CWIG Seoul Was A Success Story

The Chest Wall International Group Meeting (2013CWIGSEOUL) was held at St. Mary’s Hospital in Seoul, Korea, on 13 – 15 June 2013.

Please
click here to view full report.

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  CWIG Meet in Birmingham
Four members of the Executive Committee of CWIG, Prof. Jean-Marie Whilm, Prof. Hans Pilegaard, Prof. Mustafa Yuksel and Dr. Vladimir Kuzmichev, got together in Birmingham, UK, during the 21st European Conference on General Thoracic Surgery in June 2013. ...
 
  2013 SCTS University Annual Meeting & Cardiothoracic Forum

The Society for Cardiothoracic Surgery in Great Britain and Ireland. 2013 SCTS University Annual Meeting & Cardiothoracic Forum

Please
click here to view full report.
 

Please click here to download full report
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  Eacts Academy Specialist Courses Chest Wall Diseases

The Chest Wall Diseases Course of the EACTS Academy was held successfully on November the 28-30th, 2012 at the EACTS House in Windsor, United Kingdom.

Please
click here to view full report.

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  IV. International Chest Wall Interest Group Workshop On Chest Wall Diseases 2012 Report

The Fourth International Chest Wall International Group Workshop on Chest Wall Diseases was held successfully on June 22-23th, 2012 at the Marmara University Pendik Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey.

Please
click here to view full report.
 

Please click here to download full report
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  Haje Passed Away

HAJE PASSED AWAY

Dr. Sydney Haje passed away unexpectedly, on 26 June 2012, due to a heart attack.

Dr. Haje was the medical director of the Centro Clínico Orthopectus and Pediatric Orthopaedics instructor in Brasília, Brazil. His research interests included skeletal growth disturbances, spinal and trunk anomalies and specially the anterior chest wall deformities known as pectus carinatum and pectus excavatum. ...

 
  The History of the CWIG
The History of the "CWIG"
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  Click here to download the abstract book of Workshop-2012.
Click here to download the abstract book of Workshop-2012.
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  2012 Pectus Symposium & Live Surgery Workshop was held in Seoul, Korea on April 9, 2012.

2012 Pectus Symposium & Live Surgery Workshop was held in Seoul, Korea on April 9, 2012. The Meeting was a great success with the participation of more than 50 Korean surgeons and 4 international guests (1 Japanese and 3 Chinese surgeons). The participants agreed on the foundation of the Chinese Pectus Group, and finally, the "Korea-Japan-China Pectus Surgeons Association.These efforts can be considered as the preliminary preperations of the next year's CWIG-Asia meeting in Seoul

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  Minimally invasive repair by Prof.Hyung Park in the Grand Canyon type asymmetric pectus excavatum

Professor Hyung Park has been working on asymmetric pectus excavatum (PE) repair with particular interest in the Grand Canyon (GC) type for several years. He has been performing minimally invasive repair on over 300 GC type PE by using the asymmetric parallel bar technique in conjunction with the claw fixator, hinge plate and the crane technique. He has presented his technique in congresses around the world and written articles on this issue. ...

 
  Hans Pilegaard, MD Interviewed by Joel Dunning, MRCS, PhD
Professor Hans Pilegaard is a consultant at the Thoracic and Cardiovascular Department at the Aarhus University Hospital in Denmark. He is Chairman of the Danish Surgical Lung Cancer group, and has been Chairman of the Danish Society of Thoracic Surgery. Dr. Pilegaard has performed over 1000 cardiac operations and 3000 thoracic operations including heart and lung transplantation. Over the last 8 years he has specialized in Thoracic Surgery.

Dr. ...
 
  4th International CWIG on Chest Wall Diseases

It is a great pleasure to invite you to participate in the 4th INTERNATIONAL CHEST WALL INTERNATIONAL GROUP WORKSHOP ON CHEST WALL DISEASES organized under the custody of European Association For Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS)

Click here to view workshop website

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