Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Utilizing the Component Separation Technique : Does Reinforcing Mesh Reduce Recurrences ?

@inproceedings{Roth2013AbdominalWR,
  title={Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Utilizing the Component Separation Technique : Does Reinforcing Mesh Reduce Recurrences ?},
  author={John Scott Roth and Dennis F. Diaz and Margaret Plymale and Daniel L. Davenport},
  year={2013}
}
Purpose: The component separation technique was initially described as an autologous tissue transfer without biomaterials. This study evaluates the results of component separation hernia with and without reinforcing mesh. Methods: We retrospectively reviewed 126 consecutive component separation hernia repairs at a single institution between 2004 and 2009… CONTINUE READING