1st Edition

Laparoscopic Hernia Repair

By Michael S Kavic Copyright 1998
    164 Pages
    by Routledge

    Laparoscopy is increasingly being used as an alternative to more invasive surgical techniques. This book details newly revealed anatomical dynamics of the lower abdominal wall and introduces the reader to laparoscopic repair of the inguinal hernia.

    1. Historical Perspective 2. Surgical Anatomy of the Inguinal Region 3. Equipment and Set-Up for Laparoscopic Hernia Repair 4. Laparoscopic Transabdominal Preperitoneal Repair: The Technique 5. Alternative Laparoscopic Techniques for Hernia Repair 6. Complications of Laparoscopic Hernia Repair: Problems and Solutions 7. Post Operative Care 8. Results of Laparoscopic Hernia Repair


    [MD] - Ohio Valley General Hospital, McKees Rock PA