Plast Reconstr Surg. 2018 August;142(2) - Chavoin J.P., Taizou M., Moreno B., Leyx P., Grolleau J.L. , Chaput B. This article is based on 25 years of experience and 129 patients with Poland Syndrome treated by 3D custom-made implant. It demonstrates that this technique can achieve high quality aesthetic results (more than 90% of the aesthetic results are considered excellent) and thus respond to the psychological impact of this pathology.
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016 May;137(5) - Chavoin J.P., Grolleau J.L. , Moreno B., Dahan M., Chaput B. This article is an overview of the experience of 401 cases. It also shows how this technique is the best response to patients' demands (80% of patients were satisfied or very satisfied). The technique is simple and reliable in addition to offering high-quality results. In the short term, this procedure may result render other orthopaedic techniques obsolete, such as the Nuss or Ravitch techniques, which are much more invasive.
Chavoin J.P., Editor © Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019. It makes original focus as the impact of Pectus and Poland on breasts or the potential respiratory or cardiac disorders associated to the pathology. It also presents alternative surgeries such as remodelling techniques (Nuss or Ravitch), with the risks associated to these last ones. This book demonstrates that in a majority of indications, the technique of custom made implants is the most suitable, providing high quality aesthetic results, while minimizing risks for…
Annales de Chirurgie Plastique Esthétique - Volume 64, Issues 5–6, Nov 2019, Pages 620-633 - J.-P. Chavoin, J.-L. Grolleau, B. Chaput, B. Moreno, F. Le Pimpec Barthes, J. Assouad, L. Brouchet, M. Dahan - Pectus Excavatum is the most common malformation of the thorax. Several surgical or medical techniques have been proposed. Some are followed by complications or insufficient results. Secondary surgery with a deep customized 3D implant, may be an elegant and effective solution.