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In two days, 35 children with congenital deformities and injuries occurring at birth will be operated by staff of the institute

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The National Institute of Traumatology and Orthopedics Jamil Haddad (Into) held on Thursday and Friday (30 and 31), in Rio de Janeiro, the first joint effort of reconstructive surgery, which will benefit 35 children with congenital deformities and sequelae due to problems occurring in childbirth.

It is the first time that a public hospital performs a task force to operate children with this type of problem. These children injured at birth and remained without movement in his arms and several types of congenital anomalies, such as fingers less developed, enhanced or duplicated, says Peter Bijos, head of the Center for Plastic Surgery and Reconstructive Microsurgery.

The action, coordinated by surgeon Pedro Bijos, is part of the course and sequelae of congenital anomalies of obstetric brachial plexus injury, which has a French doctor Alain Gilbert, a specialist in congenital anomalies and injury to nerves of the upper limbs. Aimed at physicians and residents in plastic surgery, the cursovisa spread knowledge of surgical techniques and promote the exchange of experiences. The program includes classroom instruction, assessment and clinical examinations, case discussions and monitoring of surgeries that will be broadcast live to the big screen in the auditorium.

Into The is a reference center of the Unified Health System (SUS) in the treatment of diseases and orthopedic trauma medium and high complexity.

In the first half of this year, the institute conducted 73,490 outpatient visits, 5541 and 3339 homecare surgeries of all specialties. To be served in Into the patient must be referred by a unit of SUS.

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