2007

Recurrent Hernia

Prevention and Treatment

ISBN: 978-3-540-37545-6 (Print) 978-3-540-68988-1 (Online)
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Table of contents (45 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XVI

  2. Recurrence as an Important Endpoint

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 3-25

      Present State of Failure Rates (Clinical Studies and Epidemiological Database, Short- and Long-Term)

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 27-34

      Recurrence as a Problem of the Trainee

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 35-41

      Failures in Hernia Surgery Done by Experts

  3. Biological Reasons to Fail

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 43-43

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 45-52

      Pervasive Co-Morbidity and Abdominal Herniation: an Outline

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 53-58

      Non-Surgical Risk Factors for Recurrence of Hernia

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 59-62

      The Instable Scar

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 63-67

      Biomaterials: Disturbing Factors in Cell Cross-Talk and Gene Regulation

  4. Hiatal Hernia

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 69-69

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 71-79

      Technical Pitfalls and Factors that Promote Recurrence (Small Defects) Following Surgical Treatment of Hiatal Hernia

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 81-82

      Anatomical Limitations of Surgical Techniques

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 83-86

      Prevention by Selection?

  5. Redo-Operations Open/Laparoscopically: Change of Technique or Make it Better?

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 87-87

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 89-97

      The Failed Laparoscopic Hiatal Hernia Repair: “Making it Better” at Redo Operation

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 99-105

      Change of Technique: With or Without Mesh?

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 107-114

      Some Laparoscopic Hiatal Hernia Repairs Fail — Impact of Mesh and Mesh Material in Crural Repair

  6. Abdominal Wall Closure

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 115-115

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 117-122

      Finding the Best Abdominal Closure — An Evidence-Based Overview of the Literature

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 123-128

      Closure of Transverse Incisions

    4. Book Chapter

      Pages 129-133

      Biological Reasons for an Incisional Hernia

    5. Book Chapter

      Pages 135-149

      Technical Pitfalls Favouring Incisional Hernia

    6. Book Chapter

      Pages 151-156

      Bioprostheses: Are They the Future of Incisional/Acquired Hernia Repair?

  7. Incisional Hernia

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 157-157

    2. Book Chapter

      Pages 159-162

      Whom to Operate?

    3. Book Chapter

      Pages 163-178

      How to Create a Recurrence After Incisional Hernia Repair

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