Resultados: 4

    EHS clinical guidelines on the management of the abdominal wall in the context of the open or burst abdomen

    Hernia; 22 (6), 2018
    To provide guidelines for all surgical specialists who deal with the open abdomen (OA) or the burst abdomen (BA) in adult patients both on the methods used to close the musculofascial layers of the abdominal wall, and regarding possible materials to be used. The guidelines were developed using the Gradin...

    European Hernia Society guidelines on prevention and treatment of parastomal hernias

    Hernia; 22 (1), 2018
    Background International guidelines on the prevention and treatment of parastomal hernias are lacking. The European Hernia Society therefore implemented a Clinical Practice Guideline development project. Methods The guidelines development group consisted of general, hernia and colorectal surgeons, a bio...

    International guidelines for groin hernia management

    Hernia; 22 (1), 2018
    Introduction Worldwide, more than 20 million patients undergo groin hernia repair annually. The many different approaches, treatment indications and a significant array of techniques for groin hernia repair warrant guidelines to standardize care, minimize complications, and improve results. The main goal...

    European Hernia Society guidelines on the closure of abdominal wall incisions

    Hernia; 19 (1), 2015
    BACKGROUND: The material and the surgical technique used to close an abdominal wall incision are important determinants of the risk of developing an incisional hernia. Optimising closure of abdominal wall incisions holds a potential to prevent patients suffering from incisional hernias and for important ...