Laparoscopic fundoplication with double sided posterior gastropexy: A different surgical technique


Yetisir F., Salman A. E. , Durak D., KILIÇ M.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY, vol.10, no.9, pp.532-536, 2012 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 10 Issue: 9
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2012.08.001
  • Journal Name: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.532-536

Abstract

Background: Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication has become the gold standard surgical procedure for management of gastroesophageal reflux disease. Nissen fundoplication provides an effective barrier against reflux. The aim of this study was to evaluate early postoperative outcomes of a different surgical technique, laparoscopic fundoplication with double sided posterior gastropexy.