Prevention of incisional hernia using different suture materials for closing the abdominal wall: a comparison of PDS, Vicryl and Prolene in a rat model

S. van Steensel, L. C. L. van den Hil, A. Bloemen, M. J. Gijbels, S. O. Breukink, J. Melenhorst, K. Lenaerts, N. D. Bouvy*

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)67-78
Number of pages12
JournalHernia
Volume24
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2020

Keywords

  • Incisional hernia
  • Prevention
  • Suture
  • PDS
  • Vicryl
  • Prolene
  • Rat model
  • Abdominal wall
  • AORTIC-ANEURYSM
  • MIDLINE LAPAROTOMIES
  • ADHESION FORMATION
  • FASCIAL CLOSURE
  • DOUBLE-BLIND
  • MESH REPAIR
  • FOLLOW-UP
  • CELLS
  • SKIN
  • CLASSIFICATION

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