Laparascopic Repair of Complex Incisional and Para-Stomal Hernias
Burst Strength of Ventral Hernia Repairs in a Chronic Porcine Model:
Fixation Burst Strength of Ventral Hernia Repairs:
REDUCING COMPLICATION RATES
Published in JSLS in October 2003
Dr, G. Kevin Gillian, MD
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy is the modern “gold standard” for gallbladder extraction, but its level of difficulty and morbidity are often underappreciated by referring physicians and patients. The surgical community is quick to point to the humanistic benefit patients derive from a successful laparoscopic cholecystectomy, but quietly fears the consequences of the infrequent, but devastating, bile duct injury (BDI). These complications reached an incidence of 0.4% to 0.8% during early experiences with laparoscopic cholecystectomy .
Page 1 of 2<< Start < Prev 1 2 Next > End >>