Anita Kurmann

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Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of team familiarity in the operating room on surgical complications
    A Kurmann
    Department of Visceral Surgery and Medicine, Inselspital University Hospital Bern and University Bern, 3010, Bern, Switzerland
    World J Surg 38:3047-52. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Implantation of prophylactic nonabsorbable intraperitoneal mesh in patients with peritonitis is safe and feasible
    Anita Kurmann
    Department of Visceral Surgery and Medicine, Inselspital, University Hospital of Bern, University of Bern, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    World J Surg 37:1656-60. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Morbidity rate of reoperation in thyroid surgery: a different point of view
    Anita Kurmann
    Department of Visceral Surgery and Medicine Inselspital University Hospital Bern University of Bern, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 142:w13643. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of surgical technique on operative morbidity and its socioeconomic benefit in thyroid surgery
    Anita Kurmann
    Department of Visceral Surgery and Medicine, Inselspital University Hospital Bern, University of Bern, CH 3010, Bern, Switzerland
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 397:1127-31. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Intraperitoneal mesh implantation for fascial dehiscence and open abdomen
    Moritz Scholtes
    Department of Visceral Surgery and Medicine, Bern University Hospital, University of Bern, 3010, Bern, Switzerland
    World J Surg 36:1557-61. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Mesh shrinkage and pain in laparoscopic ventral hernia repair: a randomized clinical trial comparing suture versus tack mesh fixation
    Guido Beldi
    Department of Visceral Surgery and Medicine, University of Bern, 3010, Bern, Switzerland
    Surg Endosc 25:749-55. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic incisional hernia repair is feasible and safe after liver transplantation
    Anita Kurmann
    Department of Visceral Surgery and Medicine, Inselspital University Hospital Bern and University Bern, CH 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Surg Endosc 24:1451-5. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Operation time and body mass index are significant risk factors for surgical site infection in laparoscopic sigmoid resection: a multicenter study
    Anita Kurmann
    Department of Visceral Surgery and Medicine, Bern University Hospital, University of Bern, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Surg Endosc 25:3531-4. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up of a randomized controlled trial of Lichtenstein's operation versus mesh plug repair for inguinal hernia
    Raoul A Droeser
    Division of General and Visceral Surgery and Institute for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland Division of Visceral Surgery and Medicine, University Hospital Bern, Bern, Switzerland Division of Visceral Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Olten, Olten, Switzerland Division of Visceral Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Lucerne, Lucerne, Switzerland Division of Visceral Surgery, Kreiskrankenhaus Lörrach, Lörrach, Germany Division of General Surgery, Gesundheitszentrum Wetzikon, Wetzikon, Switzerland
    Ann Surg 259:966-72. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint Hepatic steatosis is associated with surgical-site infection after hepatic and colorectal surgery
    Anita Kurmann
    Department of Visceral Surgery and Medicine, Inselspital University Hospital Bern and University Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Surgery 156:109-16. 2014

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Impact of team familiarity in the operating room on surgical complications
    A Kurmann
    Department of Visceral Surgery and Medicine, Inselspital University Hospital Bern and University Bern, 3010, Bern, Switzerland
    World J Surg 38:3047-52. 2014
    ..The present study evaluated the impact of familiarity among members of the surgical team on morbidity in patients undergoing elective open abdominal surgery...
  2. ncbi request reprint Implantation of prophylactic nonabsorbable intraperitoneal mesh in patients with peritonitis is safe and feasible
    Anita Kurmann
    Department of Visceral Surgery and Medicine, Inselspital, University Hospital of Bern, University of Bern, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    World J Surg 37:1656-60. 2013
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the outcome of prophylactic intraperitoneal mesh implantation compared with conventional abdominal wall closure in patients with peritonitis undergoing emergency laparotomy...
  3. ncbi request reprint Morbidity rate of reoperation in thyroid surgery: a different point of view
    Anita Kurmann
    Department of Visceral Surgery and Medicine Inselspital University Hospital Bern University of Bern, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 142:w13643. 2012
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate morbidity rate in relation to the side of initial and redo-surgery for recurrent disease...
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of surgical technique on operative morbidity and its socioeconomic benefit in thyroid surgery
    Anita Kurmann
    Department of Visceral Surgery and Medicine, Inselspital University Hospital Bern, University of Bern, CH 3010, Bern, Switzerland
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 397:1127-31. 2012
    ..The aim of this retrospective cohort study was to evaluate the rate of complications in relation to the extent of surgery and some of its consequences...
  5. ncbi request reprint Intraperitoneal mesh implantation for fascial dehiscence and open abdomen
    Moritz Scholtes
    Department of Visceral Surgery and Medicine, Bern University Hospital, University of Bern, 3010, Bern, Switzerland
    World J Surg 36:1557-61. 2012
    ..This study was designed to investigate whether intraperitoneal implantation of a composite prosthetic mesh is feasible and safe...
  6. ncbi request reprint Mesh shrinkage and pain in laparoscopic ventral hernia repair: a randomized clinical trial comparing suture versus tack mesh fixation
    Guido Beldi
    Department of Visceral Surgery and Medicine, University of Bern, 3010, Bern, Switzerland
    Surg Endosc 25:749-55. 2011
    ..The aim of the present study is to compare mesh shrinkage and pain between two different techniques of mesh fixation in a prospective randomized trial...
  7. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic incisional hernia repair is feasible and safe after liver transplantation
    Anita Kurmann
    Department of Visceral Surgery and Medicine, Inselspital University Hospital Bern and University Bern, CH 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Surg Endosc 24:1451-5. 2010
    ..Incisional hernia is a common complication after liver transplantation. The current study evaluated incidence and risk factors for incisional hernia and compared laparoscopic and open hernia repair in terms of feasibility and outcome...
  8. ncbi request reprint Operation time and body mass index are significant risk factors for surgical site infection in laparoscopic sigmoid resection: a multicenter study
    Anita Kurmann
    Department of Visceral Surgery and Medicine, Bern University Hospital, University of Bern, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Surg Endosc 25:3531-4. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to assess risk factors for SSI in laparoscopic sigmoid resection for benign disease...
  9. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up of a randomized controlled trial of Lichtenstein's operation versus mesh plug repair for inguinal hernia
    Raoul A Droeser
    Division of General and Visceral Surgery and Institute for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland Division of Visceral Surgery and Medicine, University Hospital Bern, Bern, Switzerland Division of Visceral Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Olten, Olten, Switzerland Division of Visceral Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Lucerne, Lucerne, Switzerland Division of Visceral Surgery, Kreiskrankenhaus Lörrach, Lörrach, Germany Division of General Surgery, Gesundheitszentrum Wetzikon, Wetzikon, Switzerland
    Ann Surg 259:966-72. 2014
    ..To compare long-term results of Lichtenstein's operation versus mesh plug repair for open inguinal hernia repair...
  10. ncbi request reprint Hepatic steatosis is associated with surgical-site infection after hepatic and colorectal surgery
    Anita Kurmann
    Department of Visceral Surgery and Medicine, Inselspital University Hospital Bern and University Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Surgery 156:109-16. 2014
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the impact of hepatic steatosis on SSI in patients that underwent open abdominal surgery...
  11. ncbi request reprint Objective hypoesthesia and pain after transabdominal preperitoneal hernioplasty: a prospective, randomized study comparing tissue adhesive versus spiral tacks
    Lukas Brügger
    Department of Visceral Surgery and Medicine, Bern University Hospital, University of Bern, 3010, Bern, Switzerland
    Surg Endosc 26:1079-85. 2012
    ..We objectively investigated hypoesthesia and chronic pain after transabdominal preperitoneal inguinal hernia repair (TAPP) with titanium spiral tacks (STs) compared with tissue adhesive (TA) for mesh fixation...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effect of intraoperative infiltration with local anesthesia on the development of chronic pain after inguinal hernia repair: A randomized, triple-blinded, placebo-controlled trial
    Anita Kurmann
    Department of Visceral Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Lucerne, Lucerne, Switzerland Department of Visceral Surgery and Medicine, Bern University Hospital, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Surgery 157:144-54. 2015
    ..The objective of this randomized trial was to assess the effect of intraoperative infiltration with local anesthetic versus placebo on the development of chronic pain after inguinal hernia repair...
  13. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up of open and laparoscopic repair of large incisional hernias
    Anita Kurmann
    Department of Visceral Surgery and Medicine, Bern University Hospital, University of Bern, 3010, Bern, Switzerland
    World J Surg 35:297-301. 2011
    ..The aim of this prospective study was to compare early and late complications between laparoscopic repair and open repair in patients with large incisional hernias...