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World Journal of Surgery

, Volume 43, Issue 3, pp 963–964 | Cite as

Letter to the Editor: Early Consequences of Pectus Excavatum Surgery on Self-Esteem and General Quality of Life

  • Curtis Darling
  • Stephanie Chao
  • Radhamangalm Ramamurthi
  • Ban TsuiEmail author
Letter to the Editor
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Notes

Acknowledgements

The authors thank the Stanford University Pediatric Regional Anesthesia (SUPRA) members for their contribution to the work (www.pedsregional.stanford.edu).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Curtis Darling
    • 1
  • Stephanie Chao
    • 2
  • Radhamangalm Ramamurthi
    • 3
  • Ban Tsui
    • 4
    Email author
  1. 1.Pediatric AnesthesiaLucile Packard Children’s Hospital StanfordPalo AltoUSA
  2. 2.Pediatric SurgeryLucile Salter Packard Children’s Hospital at StanfordPalo AltoUSA
  3. 3.Pediatric AnesthesiaLucile Salter Packard Children’s Hospital at StanfordPalo AltoUSA
  4. 4.Anesthesiology, Perioperative, and Pain MedicineStanford UniversityPalo AltoUSA

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