Hernia

Known as: herniation, Hernia [Disease/Finding], herniations 
Protrusion of tissue, structure, or part of an organ through the bone, muscular tissue, or the membrane by which it is normally contained. Hernia may… (More)

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2016
Review
2016
BACKGROUND Equipoise exists regarding whether mesh cruroplasty during laparoscopic large hiatal hernia repair improves… (More)
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Review
2015
Review
2015
INTRODUCTION Mesh augmentation seems to reduce recurrences following laparoscopic paraesophageal hernia repair (LPHR). However… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to determine the best treatment of incisional hernia, taking into account recurrence… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Repair of inguinal hernias in men is a common surgical procedure, but the most effective surgical technique is unknown… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the efficacy and safety of laparoscopic repair of ventral hernias. SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA The recurrence… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE To determine if certain outcomes of incisional hernia repair have improved in recent eras. SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
HYPOTHESIS Large hiatal hernias are prone to disruption, resulting in reherniation, when repaired with simple cruroplasty. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND Recent studies based on symptomatic outcomes analyses have shown that laparoscopic repair of large type III hiatal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE To determine whether the type of prosthetic material and technique of placement influenced long-term complications… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Incisional hernia is a serious complication of abdominal surgery. We compared incisional hernia frequency following… (More)
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