Update in ventral hernia surgery
Preface

Update in ventral hernia surgery

Annals of Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Surgery (ALES), is dedicating this special issue to “Update in Ventral Hernia Surgery”, with outstanding Experts contributing with their experience and review of the latest news from scientific literature.

Abdominal Wall Hernia Surgery is one of the most challenging surgical procedures and has experienced important changes in the latest years in term of mesh technologies and surgical approaches like enhanced retromuscular approaches to robotic repair. This update will provide a platform to the all the surgeons and medical professionals for a full immersion in the latest news in abdominal wall hernia surgery.

In this special issue, the contributors will focus on the latest update in repair and technical challenges of the primary and incisional hernia repair, a review of the most popular technique and the important role of endo-laparoscopic and robotic repair.

We are sure that all the Readers will appreciate the contents of each article and we should thank you all the worldwide experts team and authors for their excellent contributions.


Acknowledgements

None.

Davide Lomanto
Anil Sharma

Davide Lomanto

Minimally Invasive Surgical Centre, National University Health System, Singapore.
(Email: surdl@nus.edu.sg)

Anil Sharma

Max Institute of Minimal Access, Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, Max Healthcare Hospital, Saket, New Delhi, India.
(Email: anil.Sharma@maxhealthcare.com)

doi: 10.21037/ales.2019.03.02

Conflicts of Interest: The authors have no conflicts of interest to declare.

doi: 10.21037/ales.2019.03.02
Cite this article as: Lomanto D, Sharma A. Update in ventral hernia surgery. Ann Laparosc Endosc Surg 2019;4:31.