Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair in Liver Transplant Patients
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02123719|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 25, 2014
Last Update Posted : April 25, 2014
Retrospective analysis of patients undergoing laparoscopic incisional hernia repair.
Study group: Patients with incisional hernia post liver transplantation Control group: Patients with incisional hernia post any other laparotomy in the upper quadrant.
Primary study outcome parameter: Risk of hernia recurrence. Secondary study outcome parameters: - Hernia repair-related infection rate
- Postoperative morbidity Statistical analysis: Comparison of study versus control group, univariate and multivariate analysis, Chi² and Mann-Whitney-U tests. P-values <0.05 were considered significant.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Hernia Recurrence Post Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair in Liver Transplant Versus Non-transplant Patients.||Other: Surgery|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||112 participants|
|Official Title:||Outcomes Analysis of Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair and Risk Factors for Hernia Recurrence in Liver Transplant Patients|
|Study Start Date :||January 2013|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||December 2013|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||February 2014|
Patients post liver transplantation
Patients after liver transplantation
Patients with an abdominal incisional hernia without a history of immunosuppresion
- Hernia recurrence post laparoscopic incisional hernia repair [ Time Frame: 1 - 74 months post surgery ]
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|Medical University Innsbruck|
|Innsbruck, Tyrol, Austria, 6020|