A clinical comparison of laparoscopic Nissen and Toupet fundoplication for gastroesophageal reflux disease.

@article{Qin2013ACC,
  title={A clinical comparison of laparoscopic Nissen and Toupet fundoplication for gastroesophageal reflux disease.},
  author={Mingfang Qin and Guoqian Ding and Huiqi Yang},
  journal={Journal of laparoendoscopic & advanced surgical techniques. Part A},
  year={2013},
  volume={23 7},
  pages={601-4}
}
AIM To compare the advantages and disadvantages of laparoscopic Nissen and Toupet fundoplication in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and their indications. PATIENTS AND METHODS From June 2001 to December 2011, 383 patients with GERD were randomized into two groups according to the last number in their hospitalization number. Overall, 215 patients underwent laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication, and 168 underwent laparoscopic Toupet fundoplication. RESULTS No conversions… CONTINUE READING