Classification and surgical treatment of incisional hernia

  title={Classification and surgical treatment of incisional hernia},
  author={Michael Korenkov and Allen Paul and Stefan Sauerland and Edmund A G Neugebauer and M R Arndt and JP. Chevrel and Francesco P. Corcione and Andy Fingerhut and Jean Bernard Flament and M. Kux and Andreas Matzinger and Helge Elliot Myrvold and A. M. Rath and R. Simmermacher},
  journal={Langenbeck's Archives of Surgery},
Background: The treatment of incisional hernia (IH) is a current problem in modern surgery. Many important aspects of incisional hernia surgery are yet to be answered, especially the choice of surgical technique and its adaptation to the individual patient. The aim of this experts' meeting was to resolve some current questions in incisional hernia surgery and to organise an international hernia register. Methods: An international panel of ten experts met under the auspices of the European… CONTINUE READING


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