Evaluation of the effects of absorbable and nonabsorbable tacks on laparoscopic suprapubic hernia repair: A retrospective cohort study


Sikar H. E. , Cetin K. , Eyvaz K., Gokceimam M., Kaptanoglu L., Kucuk H. F.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY, vol.63, pp.16-21, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 63
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2019.01.018
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.16-21
  • Keywords: Laparoscopy, Incisional hernia, Surgical mesh, MESH, GUIDELINES

Abstract

Background: The contradictory results of fixation methods concerning the pubic region are an obstacle to define a standardized procedure for laparoscopic repair of suprapubic hernia (LRSPH). This study aims to evaluate the effects of different tacks on LRSPH.