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This review examines the published evidence on the use of biological mesh materials and the US Food and Drug Administration approval history for these devices.
This population-based cohort study investigates whether the risk for revision of a mesh-based procedure for treatment of stress urinary incontinence is related to surgeon volume among women who underwent these procedures.
This randomized clinical trial with data collection during a brief hospital stay determines whether instillation of a long-acting local anesthetic between the mesh and the peritoneum after laparoscopic ventral hernia repair reduces pain or narcotic requirements.
Nguyen and coauthors compare suture vs mesh repairs for hernia recurrence, surgical site infection, and seromas.
In a retrospective study, Liang and coauthors compare the outcomes of patients who underwent laparoscopic ventral hernia repair with the outcomes of patients who underwent open ventral hernia repair. See the invited commentary by Sarosi.