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Presented by Sharon Bachman: Controversies About Hernia Mesh Panel

course objectives–47 sec
mesh basics–53 sec
LW vs HW mesh–2:58
polyester mesh–3:31
mesh selection–3:43
materials consideration–4:10
mesh migration/shrinkage–5:32
macroporous mesh–5:56
titanium coated mesh–7:07
synthetic absorbable mesh–7:12
factors influencing infection development–8:56
synthetic partially absorbable mesh—9:27
mesh removal–9:44
choosing mesh–10:40
composite mesh–11:07
solid barrier ePTFE–11:27
resorbable barrier–11:50
potential disadvantages–14:34
risk factors for wound complications–14:59

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    SAGES Webmaster on Mar 14, 2012
    This talk appeared at the 2011 SAGES Meeting and was selected via a peer review process.

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