Laparoscopic fundoplication in children with ventriculo-peritoneal shunts.

@article{Kubiak2012LaparoscopicFI,
  title={Laparoscopic fundoplication in children with ventriculo-peritoneal shunts.},
  author={R. A. A. Kubiak and Clare Skerritt and Hugh W. Grant},
  journal={Journal of laparoendoscopic & advanced surgical techniques. Part A},
  year={2012},
  volume={22 8},
  pages={840-3}
}
BACKGROUND Children with ventriculo-peritoneal (V-P) shunts have a significant risk of morbidity and mortality from infections. Many of these patients have other co-morbidities and may require subsequent abdominal surgery, including fundoplication with or without gastrostomy placement. The aim of our study was to assess the outcomes of laparoscopic… CONTINUE READING