Hernia of abdominal cavity

Known as: Abdominal Hernia, HERNIA, INTERNAL, hernia abdominal 
A protrusion of abdominal structures through the retaining ABDOMINAL WALL. It involves two parts: an opening in the abdominal wall, and a hernia sac… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Genome-wide association studies have identified 32 loci influencing body mass index, but this measure does not distinguish lean… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE To analyze mortality following groin hernia operations. SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA It is well known that the incidence… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE To define mortality rates and risk factors of different bariatric procedures and to identify strategies to reduce the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Incisional hernia is an important complication of abdominal surgery. Its repair has progressed from a primary suture repair to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
HYPOTHESIS A bioabsorbable tissue scaffold of porcine submucosal small intestine extracellular matrix (Surgisis Gold [SIS]; Cook… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGBP) has been shown to be a safe and effective alternative to traditional… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to compare the incidence of chronic pain or discomfort after laparoscopic totally… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Laparoscopic techniques were used in five cases to repair incisional abdominal hernias ranging in size from 1.5 to 6 cm2. Four to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Internal hernias are the underlying cause of acute or intermittent intestinal obstruction in approximately 4 per cent of cases… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
to use the WISHA Lifting Calculator to evaluate manual material handling tasks. and Industries, this lifting calculator is very… (More)
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