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ALLMedicine™ Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Center

Research & Reviews  287 results

Effect of Wound Contamination on Outcomes of Abdominal Wall Reconstruction Using Acellu...
Journal of the American College of Surgeons; Hassan AM, Asaad M et. al.

Sep 17th, 2021 - Patients with contaminated/dirty-infected defects are at high risk for postoperative complications following abdominal wall reconstruction (AWR). We evaluated outcomes of AWR using acellular dermal matrix (ADM) for mesh reinforcement and identifie...

Longitudinal Clinical and Patient-Reported Outcomes After Transversus Abdominis Release...
The American Surgeon; Christopher AN, Morris MP et. al.

Aug 19th, 2021 - Posterior component separation with transversus abdominis release (TAR) enables medial myofascial flap advancement in complex abdominal wall reconstruction. Here, we add to a growing body of literature on TAR by assessing longitudinal clinical and...

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...

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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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