Advances in Laparoscopy of the Abdominal Wall Hernia
With an increase in the use of laparoscopic techniques for the treatment of abdominal wall hernias, this comprehensive book provides a detailed description of the most up-to-date techniques used in the laparoscopic repair of inguinal and ventral incisional hernias. Advances in Laparoscopy of the Abdominal Wall Hernia takes the reader step-by-step through two laparoscopic techniques used in inguinal hernia correction: Extraperitoneal (TEP) and Transabdominal (TAPP), and guides the reader through the fundamentals of ventral hernia repair. The authors aim to show methods of dealing with rarer hernias and those of atypical location. This book will also inform the reader of the various kinds of meshes used and provides knowledge on how to fix them, as well as the advantages, disadvantages and indications of this type of prosthesis.
Written by experts in the field, Advances in Laparoscopy of the Abdominal Wall Hernia is a valuable reference tool to surgeons and medical practitioners working in this field.
Advances in Laparoscopy of the Abdominal Wall Hernia makes use of full-color figures and schematic diagrams to assist the surgeon in comprehending the most up-to-date techniques used in hernia repair
This book gives a detailed account of how the material and instruments are used in laparoscopy
Details of mesh characteristics are provided so surgeons can choose which mesh is most appropriate to use and learn about new fixation methods: traumatic and non-traumatic