, Volume 22, Issue 1, pp 199–200 | Cite as

Summary for patients: European Hernia Society guidelines on prevention and treatment of parastomal hernias

  • S. E. SquireEmail author
  • S. A. Antoniou
  • F. E. Muysoms
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Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

Dr. Muysoms reports grants, personal fees and non-financial support from Medtronic, grants and personal fees from Johnson & Johnson, grants and personal fees from Dynamesh, personal fees from Cousin Biotech and personal fees from BARD Davol outside the submitted work. Sarah E. Squire and Stavros A. Antoniou had nothing to disclose.

Source of funding

This project was funded by the European Hernia Society.

Ethical approval

This study did not need approval from the local ethical committee.

Human and animal rights

This study does not contain any studies with participants or animals performed by any of the authors.

Informed consent

Informed consent was not required for this study.

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag France SAS 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. E. Squire
    • 1
    Email author
  • S. A. Antoniou
    • 2
  • F. E. Muysoms
    • 3
  1. 1.Colostomy UKReadingUK
  2. 2.Department of General SurgeryUniversity Hospital of HeraklionHeraklionGreece
  3. 3.Department of SurgeryMaria Middelares HospitalGhentBelgium

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