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ALLMedicine™ Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Center

Research & Reviews  290 results

Development and Validation of Image-Based Deep Learning Models to Predict Surgical Comp...
JAMA Surgery; Elhage SA, Deerenberg EB et. al.

Jul 8th, 2021 - Image-based deep learning models (DLMs) have been used in other disciplines, but this method has yet to be used to predict surgical outcomes. To apply image-based deep learning to predict complexity, defined as need for component separation, and p...

Biologic mesh is non-inferior to synthetic mesh in CDC class 1 & 2 open abdominal wall ...
American Journal of Surgery; Shao JM, Ayuso SA et. al.

Jun 19th, 2021 - Biologic mesh has historically been used in contaminated abdominal wall reconstructions (AWRs). No study has compared outcomes of biologic and synthetic in clean and clean-contaminated hernia ventral hernia repair. A prospective AWR database ident...

The Case for Onlay Biologic Mesh in Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Using Progressive Ten...
Annals of Plastic Surgery; Lindsey JT, Boyd CJ et. al.

Jun 9th, 2021 - After many years of debate, underlay and sublay placement of mesh slowly emerged as the standard of care in abdominal wall reconstruction because of lower hernia recurrence rates. However, onlay has the advantages of being faster, less invasive, a...

Outcomes of mid-term and long-term degradable biosynthetic meshes in single-stage open ...
Hernia : the Journal of Hernias and Abdominal Wall Surgery; Claessen JJM, Timmer AS et. al.

Jun 8th, 2021 - To assess clinical outcomes in patients that underwent open single-stage complex abdominal wall reconstruction (CAWR) with biosynthetic mesh. Retrospective observational study of two prospectively registered series of consecutive patients undergoi...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  3 results

Intraoperative Biomechanics in Complex Abdominal Wall Reconstruction

May 31st, 2018 - Background: A detailed study of the biomechanical changes before and after abdominal wall reconstruction (AWR) has not been performed. Changes in abdominal wall tension and intra-abdominal pressure have physiological consequences on respiratory an...

A Prospective Case Series Evaluating Surgimend Mp® In Patients Undergoing Complex Abdominal Hernia Repair

Mar 1st, 2018 - Large abdominal wall hernias are surgically challenging to repair and often associated with significant postoperative complications. Risk factors associated with surgical site complications, such as infection and wound dehiscence, include obesity,...

PreOperative Steroid in Abdominal Wall Reconstruction: A Double-blinded Randomized Clinical Trial

Jul 29th, 2016 - Preoperative high-dose glucocorticoid has been shown to attenuate the postoperative inflammatory response leading to decreased morbidity and length of stay (LOS) after colorectal and aortic surgery, as well as decreased pain and subjective recover...

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News  3 results

Two novel approaches for infected ventral hernia mesh
M. Alexander Otto

Nov 7th, 2018 - BOSTON – Deep surgical site infections after retrorectus ventral hernia repair do not necessarily require mesh excision, according to Cleveland Clinic investigators. Dr.

New Strategy to Reduce VTE: General Surgery News Report

May 30th, 2018 - A new protocol cut venous thromboembolism events by almost half in patients who underwent major abdominal wall reconstruction, according to a recent analysis. Why is the attrition rate for general surgery residents so high? It's possible that resi...

Enhanced recovery protocol speeds discharge, decreases readmissions for ventral hernia repair
ACS Surgery News;

Jun 19th, 2016 - Readmissions within 90 days occurred in 16% of the control group and 4% of the ERAS group – a significant difference. There were four surgical site complications in the control group and three in the ERAS group.

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