Refereed review article in scientific journal (A2)

Abdominal hernia mesh repair in patients with inflammatory bowel disease: A systematic review




List of AuthorsEl Boghdady Michael, Ewalds-Kvist Béatrice, Laliotis Aggelos

PublisherSpringer

Publication year2022

JournalLangenbeck's Archives of Surgery

eISSN1435-2451

DOIhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00423-022-02638-x

URLhttps://doi.org/10.1007/s00423-022-02638-x

Self-archived copy’s web addresshttps://research.utu.fi/converis/portal/detail/Publication/176005160


Abstract

Postoperative hernia-repair complications are frequent in patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). This fact challenges surgeons’ decision about hernia mesh management in these patients. Therefore, we systematically reviewed the hernia mesh repair in IBD patients with emphasis on risk factors for postoperative complications.


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