NEW TECHNOLOGY - Use of Magnets for Esophageal Atresia


Presented by the New Technology Committee

Nam Nguyen, MD, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA USA
Bethany Slater, MD, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL USA

Abstract Presentations:

  • An experimental study on long-term outcomes after magnetic esophageal compression anastomosis in pigletsĀ 
  • The A, B, Cs of Magnetic Esophageal Compression Anastomosis using specially designed, curved magnets for minimal invasive repair of esophageal atresia

Fluorescence Image-Guided Surgery for Pediatric Surgeons

Panel discussion with:

  • Stefan Scholz, MD, UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA USA
  • Brian C. Gulack, MD, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL USA
  • Samir Pandya, MD, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX USA
  • Bradley Segura, MD, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN USA