Comparison of long-term outcome of laparoscopic and conventional nissen fundoplication: a prospective randomized study with an 11-year follow-up.

@article{Salminen2007ComparisonOL,
  title={Comparison of long-term outcome of laparoscopic and conventional nissen fundoplication: a prospective randomized study with an 11-year follow-up.},
  author={Paulina Salminen and Heikki I Hiekkanen and Arto P T Rantala and Jari T Ovaska},
  journal={Annals of surgery},
  year={2007},
  volume={246 2},
  pages={201-6}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to compare the long-term objective and subjective outcomes of laparoscopic and open Nissen fundoplication in a randomized clinical trial with an 11-year follow-up. SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA Laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication has become the method of choice in antireflux surgery, replacing its open counterpart despite the… CONTINUE READING