Department of Surgery Grand Rounds: Incisional Ventral Hernias and their Repair by Component Separation

Starts:
7:00 am on Monday, April 28, 2014
Ends:
8:00 am on Monday, April 28, 2014
Location:
BUSM, Instructional Building, L112
Contact Name:
Lana Ketlere
Contact Email:
lana.ketlere@bmc.org
Contact Phone:
617-638-8442
William D. Tobler, MD, Chief Resident, General Surgery Residency Program, Boston Medical Center At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to: Understand the history and epidemiology of incisional ventral hernias. Understand the anatomy of the abdominal wall. Understand the current controversies of ventral hernia repair. Understand the principles of incisional hernia repair by component separation.