Trends, Tools, Trials: Complex Abdominal Wall Repair in 2020Matthew I. Goldblatt, M.D., FACS, discusses a case study of a patient undergoing treatment for simultaneous colon and rectal cancers and had a prior low anterior colon resection procedure with a diverting ileostomy.
Long-term results for intraperitoneal biomaterial repair of ventral hernias in a real-world, retrospective, multicenter studyThis retrospective, multicenter, case review analyzed device/procedure endpoints and patient-reported outcomes in patients treated for hernia repair 1 year or more from study enrollment.
GORE® BIO-A® Web Technology InnovationLearn more about the GORE® BIO-A® Web Technology, and how it works as a scaffolding to help the body grow vascularized soft tissue.
Quality of Life in Ventral and Hiatal Hernia Repair: Review of Long-Term Patient Outcomes in Two Large Case SeriesA fundamental goal of hernia repair is providing a durable closure.
Posterior sheath mobilization in preparation for retromuscular hernia repairJohn P. Fischer, M.D., MPH, FACS, is a specialist in abdominal wall reconstruction. This is a surgical technique video demonstrating the posterior sheath mobilization and creation of the retromuscular space.
Bio-A Mesh Use in Hiatal Hernia Repair. A Systematic Literature ReviewAbdul-Rahman F. Diab, Joseph A. Sujka, Adham R. Saad, Christopher G. DuCoin, Salvatore Docimo present on hiatal hernia repair without mesh reinforcement that is associated with high rates of hernia reoccurrence, reaching more than 50% at 5 years.
Ventral Hernia Repair Using the Components Separation TechniqueBrent Mathews, M.D., FACS, performs a ventral hernia repair using the components separation technique.
Long-term Outcome of Absorbable Synthetic Mesh in Clean Ventral Hernia RepairsThe use of absorbable synthetic mesh in clean wound ventral hernia repair resulted in favorable long-term recurrence rates.
The Role of a Biosynthetic Hybrid Mesh in Abdominal Wall Hernia Repair in High-Risk Patients with Multiple ComorbiditiesThe influx of more high-risk and obese patients in need of abdominal wall hernia repair naturally leads to larger, more complex hernia cases and the need for strong mesh.
A Cost Comparison of Mesh Usage in Laparoscopic Paraesophageal Hernia RepairThe aim of this study was to compare costs of the GORE® BIO-A® Device, ALLERGAN ALLODERM Device, and ALLERGAN STRATTICE Device in relation to the outcomes in terms of length of stay and recurrence rate following PEH repair.
Robotic Preperitoneal Umbilical Hernia RepairRobotic preperitoneal repair of an umbilical hernia utilizing GORE® SYNECOR Preperitonal Biomaterial by Matthew R. Reynolds, D.O.
Converting Biologic Mesh to Synthetic, Absorbable MeshVizient Mesh Savings Opportunity Podcast. Clinical benefits and savings opportunity