Nissen Operation

Known as: Operation, Nissen, Nissen's fundoplication, nissen fundoplication 
Mobilization of the lower end of the esophagus and plication of the fundus of the stomach around it (fundic wrapping) in the treatment of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The operative mortality and morbidity of laparoscopic fundoplication are lower than for the open procedure. Questions have been… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND For the surgical treatment of gastrooesophageal reflux disease (GORD), laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication has largely… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication has been applied with increasing frequency in the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Laparoscopic Nissen fundoplication has gained wide acceptance among surgeons, but the results of the laparoscopic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND & AIMS Treatment for gastroesophageal reflux may be ineffective in patients with an eosinophilic infiltration of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Although recent reports have documented the safety and efficacy of laparoscopic fundoplication, none have compared… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
OBJECTIVE The authors laparoscopic approach for a Nissen fundoplication is presented. SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA The technique has… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
OBJECTIVE The open Nissen fundoplication is effective therapy for gastroesophageal reflux disease. In this study, the outcomes in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Twelve patients presenting with symptomatic esophagitis associated with hiatal hernia and gastroesophageal reflux underwent… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
One hundred consecutive patients had a primary Nissen fundoplication for gastroesophageal reflux disease. None of the patients… (More)
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