D L Sanders

Summary

Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint From ancient to contemporary times: a concise history of incisional hernia repair
    D L Sanders
    Department of Surgery, Derriford Hospital, Plymouth PL6 8DH, UK
    Hernia 16:1-7. 2012
  2. doi request reprint A systematic review of randomised control trials assessing mesh fixation in open inguinal hernia repair
    D L Sanders
    Department of Upper GI Surgery, Royal Cornwall Hospital, Treliske, Truro, TR1 3LJ, UK
    Hernia 18:165-76. 2014
  3. doi request reprint An in vitro study assessing the effect of mesh morphology and suture fixation on bacterial adherence
    D Sanders
    Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry, John Bull Building, Tamar Science Park, Plymouth, PL6 8BU, UK
    Hernia 17:779-89. 2013
  4. doi request reprint An in vitro study assessing the infection risk of low-cost polyethylene mosquito net compared with commercial hernia prosthetics
    David L Sanders
    Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry, Plymouth, UK
    J Surg Res 183:e31-7. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Mosquito net mesh for abdominal wall hernioplasty: a comparison of material characteristics with commercial prosthetics
    David L Sanders
    Department of Surgery, Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro, TR1 3LJ, UK
    World J Surg 37:737-45. 2013
  6. doi request reprint An experimental study exploring the relationship between the size of bacterial inoculum and bacterial adherence to prosthetic mesh
    David L Sanders
    Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry, John Bull Building, Tamar Science Park, Plymouth PL6 8BU, UK
    Surg Endosc 27:978-85. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Design and validation of a novel quantitative method for rapid bacterial enumeration using programmed stage movement scanning electron microscopy
    David L Sanders
    Department of Upper GI Surgery, The Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro, UK
    J Microbiol Methods 91:544-50. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Worlds apart: training in rural South Africa
    David L Sanders
    Department of Upper GI Surgery, Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro, Cornwall, UK
    Clin Teach 9:99-104. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Prosthetic mesh materials used in hernia surgery
    David L Sanders
    Department of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery, Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro, TR1 3LJ, UK
    Expert Rev Med Devices 9:159-79. 2012
  10. doi request reprint A two-centre blinded randomised control study comparing the Lichtenstein patch, Perfix plug and ProLoop plug in the repair of primary inguinal hernia
    D L Sanders
    Department of Surgery, Derriford Hospital, Plymouth PL6 8DH, UK
    Hernia 13:499-503. 2009

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint From ancient to contemporary times: a concise history of incisional hernia repair
    D L Sanders
    Department of Surgery, Derriford Hospital, Plymouth PL6 8DH, UK
    Hernia 16:1-7. 2012
    ..This historical review explores the origins of incisional hernia surgery...
  2. doi request reprint A systematic review of randomised control trials assessing mesh fixation in open inguinal hernia repair
    D L Sanders
    Department of Upper GI Surgery, Royal Cornwall Hospital, Treliske, Truro, TR1 3LJ, UK
    Hernia 18:165-76. 2014
    ....
  3. doi request reprint An in vitro study assessing the effect of mesh morphology and suture fixation on bacterial adherence
    D Sanders
    Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry, John Bull Building, Tamar Science Park, Plymouth, PL6 8BU, UK
    Hernia 17:779-89. 2013
    ..In addition, the study assessed the effect on bacterial adherence of adding a commonly used suture to the mesh and compared adherence rates to self-gripping mesh that does not require suture fixation...
  4. doi request reprint An in vitro study assessing the infection risk of low-cost polyethylene mosquito net compared with commercial hernia prosthetics
    David L Sanders
    Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry, Plymouth, UK
    J Surg Res 183:e31-7. 2013
    ..This in vitro study assesses the infection risk of polyethylene (PE) mosquito net mesh compared with commercial hernia prosthetics by assessing the essential (first) step in the pathogenesis of mesh infections...
  5. doi request reprint Mosquito net mesh for abdominal wall hernioplasty: a comparison of material characteristics with commercial prosthetics
    David L Sanders
    Department of Surgery, Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro, TR1 3LJ, UK
    World J Surg 37:737-45. 2013
    ..We compared its characteristics to other commercially available meshes, in keeping with the well-established FDA and MHRA regulatory processes...
  6. doi request reprint An experimental study exploring the relationship between the size of bacterial inoculum and bacterial adherence to prosthetic mesh
    David L Sanders
    Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry, John Bull Building, Tamar Science Park, Plymouth PL6 8BU, UK
    Surg Endosc 27:978-85. 2013
    ..An accurate assessment of adherent bacteria to medical prosthetics is therefore important in order to determine the infection risk associated with surgical implants...
  7. doi request reprint Design and validation of a novel quantitative method for rapid bacterial enumeration using programmed stage movement scanning electron microscopy
    David L Sanders
    Department of Upper GI Surgery, The Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro, UK
    J Microbiol Methods 91:544-50. 2012
    ..epidermidis bacteria on porous surfaces (with a pore size of up to 1.3 mm)...
  8. doi request reprint Worlds apart: training in rural South Africa
    David L Sanders
    Department of Upper GI Surgery, Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro, Cornwall, UK
    Clin Teach 9:99-104. 2012
    ..Reforms in the delivery of surgical and anaesthetic services in the UK have reduced the opportunity for trainees to acquire 'hands-on' training. These problems are seen in other European countries and in North America...
  9. doi request reprint Prosthetic mesh materials used in hernia surgery
    David L Sanders
    Department of Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery, Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro, TR1 3LJ, UK
    Expert Rev Med Devices 9:159-79. 2012
    ..There is a vast array of prosthetics available for hernia repair. This review outlines the properties of available meshes and the evidence to be considered when choosing a prosthetic for hernia repair...
  10. doi request reprint A two-centre blinded randomised control study comparing the Lichtenstein patch, Perfix plug and ProLoop plug in the repair of primary inguinal hernia
    D L Sanders
    Department of Surgery, Derriford Hospital, Plymouth PL6 8DH, UK
    Hernia 13:499-503. 2009
    ..This two-centre double-blinded randomised control trial assessed the short- and medium-term outcomes, comparing the above three methods...
  11. doi request reprint Inguinal hernia repair in the anticoagulated patient: a retrospective analysis
    D L Sanders
    Department of Surgery, Derriford Hospital, Plymouth, PL6 8DH, UK
    Hernia 12:589-92; discussion 667-8. 2008
    ..This study addresses whether it is safe to perform inguinal hernia surgery on the patient who is fully anticoagulated with Warfarin...
  12. doi request reprint A prospective cohort study comparing the African and European hernia
    D L Sanders
    Department of Surgery, Derriford Hospital, Plymouth, PL6 8DH, UK
    Hernia 12:527-9. 2008
    ..7% of the population. The elective operation rate is significantly lower because many of the hernias are repaired as emergencies. This discrepancy results in a pool of longstanding large hernias...
  13. ncbi request reprint Operation hernia: humanitarian hernia repairs in Ghana
    D L Sanders
    Department of Surgery, Derriford Hospital, Plymouth, PL6 8DH, UK
    Hernia 11:389-91. 2007
    ..It is planned that the centre will be supported by structured periodic visits from surgeons and nurses based in Plymouth, the European Hernia Society, and any other volunteers wishing to support the link...