Thoracic Insufficiency Syndrome Resources
CHOP experts discuss the effects of COVID-19 on the TIS population as well as questions surrounding how these patients can best be protected. Watch here.
Learn about surgical options for spine and chest-wall deformities including growing rods, VEPTR and other research advances by the Division of Orthopaedics and the Wyss/Campbell Center for Thoracic Insufficiency Syndrome at CHOP.
Watch a video about the Wyss/Campbell Center for Thoracic Insufficiency Syndrome at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, and meet some of the children we treat.
Robert M. Campbell Jr., MD, testified before the U.S. Congress about the vertical expandable prosthetic titanium rib (VEPTR).