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Title Incisional hernia / [edited by] Feliciano Crovella, Giovanni Bartone, Landino Fei
Published Milan ; New York : Springer, ©2008


Description 1 online resource (xvii, 261 pages) : illustrations
Series Updates in surgery
Updates in surgery
Contents The Historical Evolution of the Treatment of Incisional Hernia; The Anatomical Structures of Abdominal-Wall Continence; Epidemiology; Abdominal Compartment Syndrome: Clinical and Physiopathologic Implications in Giant Ventral Hernias; Respiratory Physiopathology in Surgical Repair of Large Abdominal Hernias; Notes Concerning Current Pathophysiological Aspects of Incisional Hernia; Diagnostic Imaging of Incisional Hernia; Anaesthesiological Aspects in the Abdominal-Wall Surgery; Pathologies Associated with Incisional Hernia: Timing of Intervention
Summary Incisional hernia surgery has witnessed important advances, not only as far as the pathophysiological and etiopathogenetic aspects are concerned, but also from a technical point of view. This book offers information on hernia surgical techniques. It includes chapters on synthetic prostheses, biomaterials and robotics
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Print version record
Subject Ventral hernia -- Surgery
Surgery -- Complications.
Incisional Hernia
Hernia, Ventral -- surgery
Abdominal Muscles -- surgery
Postoperative Complications
Surgical Procedures, Operative -- methods
MEDICAL -- Gastroenterology.
Abdominal wall -- Surgery.
Surgery, Operative.
Form Electronic book
Author Crovella, Feliciano
Bartone, Giovanni
Fei, Landino
ISBN 9788847007222