Summary for patients: European Hernia Society guidelines on prevention and treatment of parastomal hernias
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.
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 was not required for this study.