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Hernia Surgery

Current Principles

  • Yuri W. Novitsky

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Clayton C. Petro, Yuri W. Novitsky
    Pages 15-21
  3. Richard A. Pierce, Benjamin K. Poulose
    Pages 23-30
  4. An Jairam, Gabrielle H. van Ramshorst, Johan F. Lange
    Pages 41-52
  5. Issa Mirmehdi, Bruce Ramshaw
    Pages 53-60
  6. Garth Jacobsen, Christopher DuCoin
    Pages 71-78
  7. Parag Bhanot, Ryan Ter Louw
    Pages 89-97
  8. Nathaniel Stoikes, David Webb, Guy Voeller
    Pages 99-105
  9. Alfredo M. Carbonell II
    Pages 107-115
  10. Peter Thompson, Albert Losken
    Pages 137-147
  11. David Earle
    Pages 149-158
  12. Matthew Z Wilson, Joshua S Winder, Eric M Pauli
    Pages 169-182
  13. Melissa Phillips LaPinska, Austin Lewis
    Pages 183-194

About this book


This textbook provides a state-of-the-art reference in the rapidly changing field of hernia surgery.  With contributions by key opinion leaders in the field, this book describes the latest trends and detailed technical modifications for both routine and complex hernias. The reader will gain unique insights into robotic and laparoscopic repairs, anterior and posterior component separations, reconstructions in the setting of contamination, enterocutaneous fistulas and loss of abdominal domain. Important contributions from key reconstructive plastic surgeons detail modern trends on how to deal with complex skin and soft tissue challenges. The textbook provides unparalleled step-by-step instructions to perform both routine and complex repairs by incredible illustrations, intra-operative color photographs and a unique video collection of procedures performed by today’s top hernia surgeons.


As a comprehensive and most up-to-date reference to modern treatment algorithms, trends in prosthetic science and technique selections, Hernia Surgery: Current Principles will be an invaluable resource to all residents and practicing general, plastic, and trauma surgeons to help them succeed in the field of Hernia surgery.


Fasciocutaneous expanders Panniculectomy Transversus Abdominis Release Umbilical Hernia Repair biomaterials in surgery hernia surgery

Editors and affiliations

  • Yuri W. Novitsky
    • 1
  1. 1.Case Comprehensive Hernia CenterUniversity Hospitals Case Medical CenterClevelandUSA

About the editors

Yuri W. Novitsky University Hospital Case Medical Center

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Hernia Surgery
  • Book Subtitle Current Principles
  • Editors Yuri W. Novitsky
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-319-27468-3
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-80149-0
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-27470-6
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XIX, 530
  • Number of Illustrations 340 b/w illustrations, 37 illustrations in colour
  • Topics General Surgery
    Traumatic Surgery
    Plastic Surgery
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Industry Sectors
Health & Hospitals
Surgery & Anesthesiology