A remote monitoring system for treating Pectus Carinatum

Abstract

The purpose of this research was to improve the current treatment process for Pectus Carinatum (PC). PC is a chest deformity where the sternum and surrounding area are pushed outwards as a result of an excessive amount of rib cartilage. The current treatment process involves wearing a chest brace to slowly pull the shape of the chest back into a normal… (More)
DOI: 10.1109/BMEI.2011.6098770

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