Surgical Mesh

Known as: Meshes, Surgical, Surgical Meshes, Mesh, Surgical 
Any woven or knit material of open texture used in surgery for the repair, reconstruction, or substitution of tissue. The mesh is usually a synthetic… (More)
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1962-2017
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2012
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2012
Macrophages have been classified as having plastic phenotypes which exist along a spectrum between M1 (classically activated; pro… (More)
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2012
2012
OBJECTIVE To describe trends in and predictors of surgical mesh use for pelvic organ prolapse (POP) repair and to estimate the… (More)
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2011
2011
The material properties of meshes used in hernia surgery contribute to the overall mechanical behaviour of the repaired abdominal… (More)
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2008
2008
The patient’s own repair of a body wall defect would be enhanced by a mechanically robust, physically tailorable, bioresorbable… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE One million nosocomial infections occur each year in patients with prosthetic devices. We analyzed a… (More)
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2005
2005
Implantation of surgical meshes is a common procedure to increase abdominal wall stability in hernia repair. To improve… (More)
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2004
2004
There is an increasing use of meshes to surgically repair or reconstruct anatomical defects. The surgical mesh firmly augments… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND The aim was to study the long-term tissue response to polypropylene mesh. METHODS This was a retrieval study that… (More)
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2000
2000
BACKGROUND Most adhesion experiments involve observations at a single time point. We developed a method to evaluate abdominal… (More)
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1985
1985
The objective of this study is to use standard testing methods to characterize the currently available synthetic mesh fabrics in… (More)
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