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Meta-analysis and systematic review of laparoscopic versus open
Hernia: the journal of hernias and abdominal wall surgery
  • A Awaiz, Dow University
  • Fatima Rahman, University of Dhaka
  • Md Belal Hossain, University of Dhaka
  • Rossita Mohamad Yunus, University of Malaya
  • Shahjahan Khan, University of Southern Queensland
  • Breda Memon, McCullough Centre, Sunnybank Obesity Centre and SEQS
  • Muhammed Ashraf Memon, Bond University
Date of this Version
6-1-2015
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Journal Article
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Awaiz, A., Rahman, F., Hossain, M. B., Yunus, R. M., Khan, S., Memon, B., & Memon, M. A. (2015). Meta-analysis and systematic review of laparoscopic versus open mesh repair for elective incisional hernia. Hernia, 19(3), 449-463.

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Abstract

The utility of laparoscopic repair in the treatment of incisional hernia repair is still contentious. Objectives: The aim was to conduct a meta-analysis of RCTs investigating the surgical and postsurgical outcomes of elective incisional hernia by open versus laparoscopic method.

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A Awaiz, Fatima Rahman, Md Belal Hossain, Rossita Mohamad Yunus, et al.. "Meta-analysis and systematic review of laparoscopic versus open" Hernia: the journal of hernias and abdominal wall surgery Vol. 19 Iss. 3 (2015) p. 44*9 - 463 ISSN: 1265-4906
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