Marcelo Martinez-Ferro

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Country: Argentina

Publications

  1. doi request reprint New approaches to pectus and other minimally invasive surgery in Argentina
    Marcelo Martinez-Ferro
    Department of Surgery, Fundación Hospitalaria, Private Children s Hospital, Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires C1429AKK, Argentina
    J Pediatr Surg 45:19-26; discussion 26-7. 2010
  2. doi request reprint International innovations in pediatric minimally invasive surgery: the Argentine experience
    Marcelo Martinez-Ferro
    Division Department of Surgery, Fundación Hospitalaria Private Children s Hospital, Ciudad Autonoma de Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Pediatr Surg 47:825-35. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Complete videoendoscopic harvest and transposition of latissimus dorsi muscle for the treatment of Poland syndrome: a first report
    Marcelo Martinez-Ferro
    Divisions of Pediatric Surgery, National Children s Hospital J P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 17:108-13. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Dynamic compression system for the correction of pectus carinatum
    Marcelo Martinez-Ferro
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Fundacion Hospitalaria s Private Children s Hospital, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Semin Pediatr Surg 17:194-200. 2008
  5. doi request reprint [Thoracoscopic lung lobectomy: preliminary results in pediatric patients]
    Marcelo Martinez Ferro
    Fundación Hospitalaria, Hospital Privado de Niños, Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires Correspondencia Dr Marcelo Martínez
    Arch Argent Pediatr 108:153-7. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint [Ladd laparoscopic procedure in the neonate]
    M Martinez-Ferro
    Servicio de Cirugia Pediatrica, Hospital Privado de Niños de la Fundación Hospitalaria, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Cir Pediatr 19:182-4. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Thoracoscopic approach for congenital esophageal stenosis
    Marcelo Martinez-Ferro
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, J P Garrahan National Children s Hospital, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Pediatr Surg 41:E5-7. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Laparoscopic treatment of postnecrotizing enterocolitis colonic strictures
    Marcelo Martinez-Ferro
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Fundación Hospitalaria, Hospital Privado de Niños, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 20:477-80. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic treatment of biliary atresia and choledochal cyst
    Marcelo Martinez-Ferro
    J P Garrahan National Children s Hospital, and Fundación Hospitalaria Private Children s Hospital, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Semin Pediatr Surg 14:206-15. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Combined thoraco-laparoscopy for trans-diaphragmatic thoraco-abdominal enteric duplications
    Marcelo Martinez-Ferro
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, National Pediatric Hospital JP Garrahan, Buenos Aires CP 1636, Argentina
    J Pediatr Surg 40:e37-40. 2005

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Publications21

  1. doi request reprint New approaches to pectus and other minimally invasive surgery in Argentina
    Marcelo Martinez-Ferro
    Department of Surgery, Fundación Hospitalaria, Private Children s Hospital, Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires C1429AKK, Argentina
    J Pediatr Surg 45:19-26; discussion 26-7. 2010
    ..These procedures are described and detailed in original algorithms that are currently being used to treat our patients...
  2. doi request reprint International innovations in pediatric minimally invasive surgery: the Argentine experience
    Marcelo Martinez-Ferro
    Division Department of Surgery, Fundación Hospitalaria Private Children s Hospital, Ciudad Autonoma de Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Pediatr Surg 47:825-35. 2012
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Complete videoendoscopic harvest and transposition of latissimus dorsi muscle for the treatment of Poland syndrome: a first report
    Marcelo Martinez-Ferro
    Divisions of Pediatric Surgery, National Children s Hospital J P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 17:108-13. 2007
    ..In our last case, latissimus dorsi muscle harvesting and transposition was performed completely videoendoscopically. We believe we are the first to report this technique in the literature...
  4. doi request reprint Dynamic compression system for the correction of pectus carinatum
    Marcelo Martinez-Ferro
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Fundacion Hospitalaria s Private Children s Hospital, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Semin Pediatr Surg 17:194-200. 2008
    ..The use of pressure measurement avoids complications such as skin lesions, partial or poor results, and patient noncompliance...
  5. doi request reprint [Thoracoscopic lung lobectomy: preliminary results in pediatric patients]
    Marcelo Martinez Ferro
    Fundación Hospitalaria, Hospital Privado de Niños, Ciudad Autónoma de Buenos Aires Correspondencia Dr Marcelo Martínez
    Arch Argent Pediatr 108:153-7. 2010
    ..It was concluded that thoracoscopic lung lobectomies are technically feasible and applicable to all paediatric ages; they should be considered as an alternative approach for trained groups...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Ladd laparoscopic procedure in the neonate]
    M Martinez-Ferro
    Servicio de Cirugia Pediatrica, Hospital Privado de Niños de la Fundación Hospitalaria, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Cir Pediatr 19:182-4. 2006
    ..We recommend the laparoscopic Ladd's procedure like an alternative in the patients with midgut volvulus that fulfill minimum approaches during the preoperative study that allow to carry out the surgery with security...
  7. ncbi request reprint Thoracoscopic approach for congenital esophageal stenosis
    Marcelo Martinez-Ferro
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, J P Garrahan National Children s Hospital, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Pediatr Surg 41:E5-7. 2006
    ..The patient's long-term outcome was uneventful. As far as we know, this is the first report on thoracoscopic resolution of a CES...
  8. doi request reprint Laparoscopic treatment of postnecrotizing enterocolitis colonic strictures
    Marcelo Martinez-Ferro
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Fundación Hospitalaria, Hospital Privado de Niños, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 20:477-80. 2010
    ..5 days (range, 1-11) postoperatively. Hospital discharge was at a median time of 9 days (range, 2-29) following operation. No recurrent strictures have developed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic treatment of biliary atresia and choledochal cyst
    Marcelo Martinez-Ferro
    J P Garrahan National Children s Hospital, and Fundación Hospitalaria Private Children s Hospital, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Semin Pediatr Surg 14:206-15. 2005
    ..Based on the encouraging results, the authors believe that MIS will soon become the gold standard for the correction of congenital biliary tract anomalies...
  10. ncbi request reprint Combined thoraco-laparoscopy for trans-diaphragmatic thoraco-abdominal enteric duplications
    Marcelo Martinez-Ferro
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, National Pediatric Hospital JP Garrahan, Buenos Aires CP 1636, Argentina
    J Pediatr Surg 40:e37-40. 2005
    ..The purpose of this report was to describe the minimally invasive strategy used to approach the thorax and the abdomen in a single-stage procedure...
  11. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic pocket splenopexy for wandering spleen: a case report
    Marcelo Martinez-Ferro
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, National Pediatric Hospital Juan P Garrahan, B1636 DIK Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Pediatr Surg 40:882-4. 2005
    ..We describe here a laparoscopic procedure that allows an excellent fixation of the spleen using the patient's own tissues. After a 2-year follow-up, the organ remains in place with good perfusion...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Laparoscopic splenectomy in pediatrics. Review of 72 cases]
    M Martinez Ferro
    Servicios de Cirugía General del Hospital de Pediatría J P Garrahan y del Hospital Privado de Niños de la Fundación Hospitalaria Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Cir Pediatr 17:189-94. 2004
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Thoracoscopic double aortic arch division with Harmonic scalpel: a case report
    Pablo Laje
    Division of General Pediatric Surgery, National Pediatric Hospital JP Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133:819-20. 2007
  14. doi request reprint Initial experience with magnet-assisted single trocar appendectomy in children
    Benjamin E Padilla
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Fundación Hospitalaria Private Children s Hospital, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 23:463-6. 2013
    ..Existing SILS techniques suffer from inefficient triangulation and poor ergonomics. In an effort to improve on existing SILS techniques, we developed the magnet-assisted single trocar (MAST) appendectomy...
  15. doi request reprint Extrathoracic esophageal elongation (Kimura's technique): a feasible option for the treatment of patients with complex esophageal atresia
    Natalia Tamburri
    National Children s Hospital Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Pediatr Surg 44:2420-5. 2009
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Which is the best vessel-sealing method for pediatric thoracoscopic lobectomy?
    Horacio Bignon
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Fundación Hospitalaria Children s Hospital, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 20:395-8. 2010
    ..The general aim of this report was to determine how a vascular accident (VA) or vascular incident (VI) could be prevented and controlled during thoracoscopic lung lobectomies (TLLs)...
  17. doi request reprint A simple way to fix a trocar during pediatric laparoscopy
    Carolina Millán
    Department of Surgery, Fundación Hospitalaria, Private Children s Hospital, Ciudad Autonoma de Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Pediatr Surg 46:601-3. 2011
    ..To further ease and speed the procedure, we recently introduced a plastic seal fastening device. This method is simple, fast, efficacious, and inexpensive and can be used with all trocar sizes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Single-port thoracoscopy for the treatment of pleural empyema in children
    Marcelo Martinez-Ferro
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, National Pediatric Hospital, Juan P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Pediatr Surg 39:1194-6. 2004
    ..This report is an evaluation of a single-port technique for the thoracoscopic treatment of pleural empyema in children...
  19. doi request reprint The use of magnets with single-site umbilical laparoscopic surgery
    Benjamin E Padilla
    Department of Surgery, Fundación Hospitalaria Children s Hospital, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Semin Pediatr Surg 20:224-31. 2011
    ..Magnet-assisted laparoscopic surgery is safe and effective in children. The use of magnetic graspers improves triangulation and ergonomics while reducing the number and size of abdominal incisions...
  20. ncbi request reprint Intraabdominal pulmonary sequestration. A case series and review of the literature
    Pablo Laje
    Department of General Surgery, National Pediatric Hospital J P Garrahan, Buenos Aires, Argentina Desert Samaritan Medical Center, Mesa, AZ 85202, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 41:1309-12. 2006
    ..Between 1999 and 2002, we operated on 4 patients with intraabdominal pulmonary sequestration. This series is presented here, with a review of the literature and current guidelines for the management of these unusual lesions...
  21. pmc Thoracoscopic repair of esophageal atresia and tracheoesophageal fistula: a multi-institutional analysis
    George W Holcomb
    Department of Surgery, Children s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO 64108, USA
    Ann Surg 242:422-8; discussion 428-30. 2005
    ..Until now, only a few scattered case reports have detailed an individual surgeon's success with thoracoscopic repair of EA/TEF. This multi-institutional review represents the largest experience describing the results with this approach...