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ALLMedicine™ Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Center

Research & Reviews  312 results

Physical activity recommendations pre and post abdominal wall reconstruction: a scoping...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10029-022-02562-5
Hernia : the Journal of Hernias and Abdominal Wall Surgery; Adams ST, Bedwani NH et. al.

Jan 14th, 2022 - There are no universally agreed guidelines regarding which types of physical activity are safe and/or recommended in the perioperative period for patients undergoing ventral hernia repair or abdominal wall reconstruction (AWR). This study is inten...

Physiologic Tension of the Abdominal Wall
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05163184

Jan 3rd, 2022 - Restoring the physiologic tension of the abdominal wall is a key concept in abdominal wall reconstruction. Yet little is known quantitatively about the normal tension of the abdominal wall. To better understand the ideal tension for abdominal wall...

Factors Predicting Increased Length of Stay in Abdominal Wall Reconstruction.
https://doi.org/10.1177/00031348211047503
The American Surgeon; Elhage SA, Ayuso SA et. al.

Dec 30th, 2021 - Enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) programs have become increasingly popular in general surgery, yet no guidelines exist for an abdominal wall reconstruction (AWR)-specific program. We aimed to evaluate predictors of increased length of stay (...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  10 results

Physiologic Tension of the Abdominal Wall
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05163184

Jan 3rd, 2022 - Restoring the physiologic tension of the abdominal wall is a key concept in abdominal wall reconstruction. Yet little is known quantitatively about the normal tension of the abdominal wall. To better understand the ideal tension for abdominal wall...

Abdominal Wall Reconstruction With PVDF Mesh in the Setting of Active Infection
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05061264

Oct 6th, 2021 - From May 2016 until February 2021, 38 patients presenting with chronic mesh infection and/or enteric fistulas were enrolled in this prospective study. The active infection group (AI) was compared to a cohort of 38 patients submitted to clean ventr...

The Effects of Post-Operative Interventions on Surgical Site Occurrences in AWR
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04906408

Sep 27th, 2021 - Surgical site occurrences (SSOs) are a common complication of complex abdominal wall reconstruction (AWR), with rates ranging from 29-63.6%. Contributors to the high rates include: 1) comorbidities in this patient population such as; obesity, diab...

RCT of Two Noncrosslinked Porcine Acellular Dermal Matrices in Ab Wall Reconstruction
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02228889

Mar 30th, 2021 - This is a prospective, randomized-controlled trial comparing two porcine acellular matrices in abdominal wall reconstruction. It is single-blind (patients are blinded to the type of mesh used while surgeons are not). Our goals in this study are: P...

Performance of Biologic Mesh Materials in Abdominal Wall Reconstruction
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02703662

Mar 12th, 2021 - Complex abdominal wall reconstructions utilize advanced techniques that include, but are not limited to, component separation, modified component separation, and free tissue flap reconstruction. Data suggests that recurrence rates are lowered with...

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News  3 results

New Strategy to Reduce VTE: General Surgery News Report
https://www.medpagetoday.com/surgery/generalsurgery/73169

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...

Sarcopenia had minor impact on hernia repair SSIs
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/166744/hernia/sarcopenia-had-minor-impact-hernia-repair-ssis
Therese Borden

May 29th, 2018 - Sarcopenia was not associated with increased complications or recurrence in patients who had ventral hernia repair, according to findings from a prospective, single-institution study. Steve R.

Enhanced recovery protocol speeds discharge, decreases readmissions for ventral hernia repair
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/109730/hernia/enhanced-recovery-protocol-speeds-discharge-decreases/page/0/1
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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