Metaanalysis of Recurrence After Laparoscopic Repair of Paraesophageal Hernia

@inproceedings{Rathore2007MetaanalysisOR,
  title={Metaanalysis of Recurrence After Laparoscopic Repair of Paraesophageal Hernia},
  author={Munir Ahmad Rathore and Syed Imran Hussain Andrabi and M. Iqbal Bhatti and Syed Muzahir Hussain Najfi and Arthur H. McMurray},
  booktitle={JSLS : Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons},
  year={2007}
}
BACKGROUND Recurrence and reflux are 2 most important remote complications of lap-paraesophageal hernia (PEH) repair. However, the extent of recurrence remains unknown. We sought to determine the true incidence of recurrence after lap-PEH repair. METHODS A meta-analysis was carried out. PubMed, EMBASE, Cochrane Library, hand search, and personal communication were used to access and appraise studies. The inclusion criteria were full-text papers published from 1991 to date that describe lap… CONTINUE READING

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