Laparoscopic versus open surgical techniques for ventral or incisional hernia repair
Cochrane Reviews, 04/06/2011
Sauerland S et al. – The short–term results of laparoscopic repair in ventral hernia are promising. In spite of the risks of adhesiolysis, the technique is safe. Nevertheless, long–term follow–up is needed in order to elucidate whether laparoscopic repair of ventral/incisional hernia is efficacious.