F Agresta

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic appendectomy in Italy: an appraisal of 26,863 cases
    Ferdinando Agresta
    Ospedale Civile, Vittorio Veneto, Italy
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 14:1-8. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Primary omental infarction: laparoscopic approach in two pediatric cases: a case review
    Ferdinando Agresta
    Department of General Surgery, Ospedale Civile, Vittorio Veneto TV, Italy
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 17:831-2. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Current status of laparoscopic colorectal surgery in the emergency setting
    Ferdinando Agresta
    Department of General Surgery, ULSS19 del Veneto, ADRIA, RO, Italy
    Updates Surg 68:47-52. 2016
  4. doi request reprint Laparoscopic cholecystectomy: consensus conference-based guidelines
    Ferdinando Agresta
    Department of Surgery, Presidio Ospedaliero di Adria RO, ADRIA, RO, Italy
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 400:429-53. 2015
  5. doi request reprint Laparoscopic transabdominal inguinal hernia repair in community hospital settings: a general surgeon's last 10 years experience
    F Agresta
    Department of General Surgery, Ulss1 9 del Veneto, Ospedale Civile, Piazzale Etruschi 9, 45011, Adria TV, Italy
    Hernia 18:745-50. 2014
  6. pmc Acute appendicitis: position paper, WSES, 2013
    Ferdinando Agresta
    Department of General Surgery, ULSS19 del Veneto, Piazzale Etruschi, 9, Adria 45011, RO, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 9:26. 2014
  7. pmc World society of emergency surgery study group initiative on Timing of Acute Care Surgery classification (TACS)
    Yoram Kluger
    Department of Surgery, Rambam Health Care Center, Haifa, Israel
    World J Emerg Surg 8:17. 2013
  8. pmc 2013 WSES guidelines for management of intra-abdominal infections
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 8:3. 2013
  9. pmc Complicated intra-abdominal infections in a worldwide context: an observational prospective study (CIAOW Study)
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 8:1. 2013
  10. pmc Complicated intra-abdominal infections in Europe: a comprehensive review of the CIAO study
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 7:36. 2012

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Publications41

  1. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic appendectomy in Italy: an appraisal of 26,863 cases
    Ferdinando Agresta
    Ospedale Civile, Vittorio Veneto, Italy
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 14:1-8. 2004
    ..To evaluate the practice of laparoscopic appendectomy (LA) in Italy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Primary omental infarction: laparoscopic approach in two pediatric cases: a case review
    Ferdinando Agresta
    Department of General Surgery, Ospedale Civile, Vittorio Veneto TV, Italy
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 17:831-2. 2007
    ..For other emergency situations, laparoscopy has been shown to be both a diagnostic and a therapeutic tool of a rare pathology found also in the pediatric patients...
  3. doi request reprint Current status of laparoscopic colorectal surgery in the emergency setting
    Ferdinando Agresta
    Department of General Surgery, ULSS19 del Veneto, ADRIA, RO, Italy
    Updates Surg 68:47-52. 2016
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Laparoscopic cholecystectomy: consensus conference-based guidelines
    Ferdinando Agresta
    Department of Surgery, Presidio Ospedaliero di Adria RO, ADRIA, RO, Italy
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 400:429-53. 2015
    ..During the following 20 years, there have been several additional guidelines on LC, mainly focused on some particular aspect, such as emergency or concomitant biliary tract surgery...
  5. doi request reprint Laparoscopic transabdominal inguinal hernia repair in community hospital settings: a general surgeon's last 10 years experience
    F Agresta
    Department of General Surgery, Ulss1 9 del Veneto, Ospedale Civile, Piazzale Etruschi 9, 45011, Adria TV, Italy
    Hernia 18:745-50. 2014
    ....
  6. pmc Acute appendicitis: position paper, WSES, 2013
    Ferdinando Agresta
    Department of General Surgery, ULSS19 del Veneto, Piazzale Etruschi, 9, Adria 45011, RO, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 9:26. 2014
    ....
  7. pmc World society of emergency surgery study group initiative on Timing of Acute Care Surgery classification (TACS)
    Yoram Kluger
    Department of Surgery, Rambam Health Care Center, Haifa, Israel
    World J Emerg Surg 8:17. 2013
    ..Standardizing timing of interventions in surgical emergencies will promote clinical investigation as well as a commitment by administrative authorities to proper operating theater provision for acute care surgery...
  8. pmc 2013 WSES guidelines for management of intra-abdominal infections
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 8:3. 2013
    ..The 2013 update of the World Society of Emergency Surgery (WSES) guidelines for the management of intra-abdominal infections contains evidence-based recommendations for management of patients with intra-abdominal infections...
  9. pmc Complicated intra-abdominal infections in a worldwide context: an observational prospective study (CIAOW Study)
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 8:1. 2013
    ..7%) patients.The overall mortality rate was 10.1% (71/702). The final results of the CIAOW Study will be published following the conclusion of the study period in March 2013...
  10. pmc Complicated intra-abdominal infections in Europe: a comprehensive review of the CIAO study
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 7:36. 2012
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  11. pmc Italian Biological Prosthesis Work-Group (IBPWG): proposal for a decisional model in using biological prosthesis
    Federico Coccolini
    General and Emergency Surgery Department, Ospedali Riuniti, Bergamo, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 7:34. 2012
    ..Indications for repair of abdominal hernia are well established and widely diffused. Controversies still exist about the indication in using the different prosthetic materials and principally about the biological ones...
  12. pmc Complicated intra-abdominal infections in Europe: preliminary data from the first three months of the CIAO Study
    Massimo Sartelli
    Department of Surgery, Macerata Hospital, Macerata, Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 7:15. 2012
    ..White Blood Cell counts (WBCs) greater than 12,000 or less than 4,000 and core body temperatures exceeding 38°C or less than 36°C by the third post-operative day were statistically significant indicators of patient mortality...
  13. pmc Direct trocar insertion for laparoscopy
    F Agresta
    Unità Operativa Complessa di Chirurgia Generale, Ospedale Civile, Via Forlanini 71, Vittorio Veneto TV, Italy
    JSLS 16:255-9. 2012
    ..We report a case-series study where we evaluate the patients who underwent a DTI entry for laparoscopy during a recent 5-year period, focusing attention on feasibility, safety, and the benefits of DTI...
  14. doi request reprint Laparoscopic approach to acute abdomen from the Consensus Development Conference of the Società Italiana di Chirurgia Endoscopica e nuove tecnologie (SICE), Associazione Chirurghi Ospedalieri Italiani (ACOI), Società Italiana di Chirurgia (SIC), Società I
    Ferdinando Agresta
    Department of General Surgery, Presidio Ospedaliero di Adria, Piazza degli Etruschi, 9, 45011 Adria, RO, Italy
    Surg Endosc 26:2134-64. 2012
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  15. doi request reprint Is there still any role for minilaparoscopic-cholecystectomy? A general surgeons' last five years experience over 932 cases
    Ferdinando Agresta
    Department of General Surgery, Ospedale Civile, Vittorio Veneto, Italy
    Updates Surg 64:31-6. 2012
    ..We consider the 3 mm-MLC approach suitable only in selected cases, young and thin patients, due to the fragility of the smaller instruments...
  16. pmc Laparoscopic appendectomy: why it should be done
    Ferdinando Agresta
    Department of General Surgery, Presidio Ospedaliero di Vittorio Veneto, Vittorio Veneto, TV, Italy
    JSLS 7:347-52. 2003
    ..The aim of the present work is to illustrate retrospectively the results of a case-control experience with laparoscopic versus open appendectomy carried out at our institution...
  17. doi request reprint Incarcerated internal hernia of the small intestine through a re-approximated peritoneum after a trans-abdominal pre-peritoneal procedure--apropos of two cases: review of the literature
    F Agresta
    Department of General Surgery, Presidio Ospedaliero, Via Forlanini, 71, 31029, Vittorio Veneto TV, Italy
    Hernia 15:347-50. 2011
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  18. doi request reprint Inguinal hernia repair in a community hospital setting--have attitudes changed because of laparoscopy? A review of a general surgeon's experience over the last 5 years
    Ferdinando Agresta
    Department of General Surgery, Ospedale Civile, Vittorio Veneto TV, Italy
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 19:267-71. 2009
    ..We also wish to report and discuss how our attitudes concerning inguinal hernia repair have changed since we adopted the laparoscopic approach...
  19. doi request reprint Transabdominal laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair: is there a place for biological mesh?
    F Agresta
    Department of General Surgery, Ospedale Civile, Via Forlanini, 71, 31029, Vittorio Veneto TV, Italy
    Hernia 12:609-12. 2008
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  20. ncbi request reprint The laparoscopic approach in abdominal emergencies: has the attitude changed? : A single-center review of a 15-year experience
    F Agresta
    Department of General Surgery, Presidio Ospedaliero di Vittorio Veneto, Vittorio Veneto, TV, Italy
    Surg Endosc 22:1255-62. 2008
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  21. pmc Incarcerated internal hernia of the small intestine through a breach of the broad ligament: two cases and a literature review
    F Agresta
    Department of General Surgery, Presidio Ospedaliero, Vittorio Veneto TV, Italy
    JSLS 11:255-7. 2007
    ..The cause is unknown, but both congenital and acquired origins have been proposed. As far as emergency situations are concerned, laparoscopy has proven to be both a diagnostic and a therapeutic tool...
  22. ncbi request reprint Primary pulmonary nodular amyloidosis
    F Agresta
    Dept of General Surgery, ASL 7 della Regione Veneto, Presidio Ospedaliero di Vittorio Veneto TV, Italy
    Monaldi Arch Chest Dis 63:173-5. 2005
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  23. pmc The laparoscopic approach in abdominal emergencies: a single-center 10-year experience
    Ferdinando Agresta
    Department of General Surgery, Presidio Ospedaliero di Vittorio Veneto, TV, Italy
    JSLS 8:25-30. 2004
    ..The aim of the present work is to illustrate retrospectively the results of a case-control experience with laparoscopic versus open surgery for abdominal emergencies performed at our institution...
  24. pmc Peritonitis: laparoscopic approach
    Ferdinando Agresta
    Department of General Surgery, Presidio Ospedaliero di Vittorio Veneto, Vittorio Veneto, TV Italy
    World J Emerg Surg 1:9. 2006
    ..Aim of the present work is to illustrate retrospectively the results of a case-control experience of laparoscopic vs. open surgery for abdominal peritonitis emergencies carried out at our institution...
  25. ncbi request reprint Direct trocar insertion vs Veress needle in nonobese patients undergoing laparoscopic procedures: a randomized prospective single-center study
    F Agresta
    Unità Operativa di Chirurgia Generale, Ospedale Civile, Via Forlanini 71, Vittorio Veneto TV, 31029, Italy
    Surg Endosc 18:1778-81. 2004
    ..Direct trocar insertion (DTI) has been reported as an alternative to the VN for creation of the pneumoperitoneum...
  26. ncbi request reprint Lightweight partially absorbable monofilament mesh (polypropylene/poliglecaprone 25) for TAPP inguinal hernia repair: initial experience
    Ferdinando Agresta
    Department of General Surgery, Ospedale Civile, Via Forlanini, 71, 31029 Vittorio Veneto, Italy
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 17:91-4. 2007
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  27. doi request reprint Inguinal-scrotal hernias in young patients: is laparoscopic repair a possible answer? Preliminary results of a single-institution experience with a transabdominal preperitoneal approach
    F Agresta
    Department of General Surgery, Ospedale Civile, Vittorio Veneto, TV, Italy
    Hernia 14:471-5. 2010
    ....
  28. pmc Retroperitoneal leiomyosarcoma mimicking acute appendicitis: laparoscopic management
    Ferdinando Agresta
    U O Chirugia Generale Ospedale Civile, Vittorio Veneto, TV, Italy
    JSLS 7:177-9. 2003
    ..The vast majority of patients are operated on when tumors are advanced. We report herein a case of RLMS, mimicking acute appendiceal disease and treated successfully via laparoscopy...
  29. ncbi request reprint Gallstone ileus as a complication of acute cholecystitis. Laparoscopic diagnosis and treatment
    F Agresta
    Department of General Surgery, Ospedale Civile, Vittorio Veneto, TV, Italy
    Surg Endosc 16:1637. 2002
    ..It provides diagnostic accuracy as well as therapeutic capabilities, as in the case of gallstone ileus we have reported...
  30. ncbi request reprint Preliminary experience using fibrin glue for mesh fixation in 250 patients undergoing minilaparoscopic transabdominal preperitoneal hernia repair
    Emanuele Santoro
    Department of General Surgery, Ospedale Nuovo Regina Margherita, Rome, Italy
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 17:12-5. 2007
    ..We also compared the results with an earlier series of 245 patients in whom tacks were used to fix the mesh...
  31. doi request reprint Laparoscopic ventral incisional hernia repair: evidence-based guidelines of the first Italian Consensus Conference
    D Cuccurullo
    Department of Surgery, Monaldi Hospital, Naples, Italy
    Hernia 17:557-66. 2013
    ..In order to establish a common approach on laparoscopic ventral incisional hernia repair, the first Italian Consensus Conference was organized in Naples (Italy) on 14-15 January 2010...
  32. ncbi request reprint The misdiagnosis of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm: an ancient problem always present. Report of an atypical case
    L F Ciardo
    ULSS 7 Treviso, Ospedale Civile, Vittorio Veneto, Department of General Surgery, Italy
    G Chir 28:213-5. 2007
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  33. doi request reprint A brief review of laparoscopic appendectomy: the issues and the evidence
    N Vettoretto
    Laparoscopic Surgery Unit, Department of Surgery, M Mellini Hospital, Chiari, BS, Italy
    Tech Coloproctol 15:1-6. 2011
    ..Fast-track protocols should be implemented (level Ic). Training and technical standardization are the key to devising future trials on this topic...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Laparoscopic appendectomy. State of the art]
    Ferdinando Agresta
    U O di Chirurgia Generale Ospedale Civile, Vittorio Veneto, TV
    Chir Ital 54:161-4. 2002
    ..The high diagnostic potential of the laparoscopic approach may well explain the infrequent use of preoperative imaging techniques...
  35. ncbi request reprint [Minilaparoscopic appendectomy: which indications?]
    Luigi Francesco Ciardo
    U O di Chirurgia Generale, Presidio Ospedaliero di Vittorio Veneto, TV
    Chir Ital 55:699-705. 2003
    ..Such features make minilaparoscopy a challenging alternative to conventional laparoscopy (and, of course, laparotomy) in patients referred for urgent abdominal and/or pelvic surgery...
  36. ncbi request reprint Day-case laparoscopic surgery for appendicitis and non-specific abdominal pain
    Luigi Francesco Ciardo
    UO di Chirurgia Generale ULSS 7, Ospedale di Vittorio Veneto, Via Forlanini, 71, 31029 Vittorio Veneto, Treviso
    Chir Ital 59:299-304. 2007
    ..For successful laparoscopic day-case surgery it is of fundamental importance to ensure adequate preoperative patient selection and to pay proper attention to the treatment of postoperative pain...
  37. ncbi request reprint [Repair of mucosa stomal prolapse with circular stapler. Technical note]
    Giuseppe Trentin
    U O di Chirurgia Generale, Ospedale Civile, Vittorio Veneto, TV
    Chir Ital 55:141-3. 2003
    ..We believe it is indicated only for mucosal stomal prolapses, while full-thickness stomal prolapses should be managed by conventional techniques. A larger cohort of patients is needed to confirm our preliminary results...
  38. ncbi request reprint [Laparoscopy. State of the art in Italy: the surgeon's point of view]
    Ferdinando Agresta
    UO di Chirurgia Generale, Presidio Ospedaliero di Vittorio Veneto, Treviso
    Chir Ital 57:749-52. 2005
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Is minilaparoscopic inguinal hernia repair feasible? A preliminary experience
    Emanuele Santoro
    Department of General and Laparoscopic Surgery, Nuovo Regina Margherita Hospital, Rome, Italy
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 15:294-7. 2005
    ..The aim of this paper is to illustrate retrospectively the results of an initial experience of minilaparoscopic transabdominal preperitoneal (miniTAPP) repair of groin hernia defects performed at two institutions...
  40. ncbi request reprint Re: Spray application of fibrin glue as risk factor for subcutaneous emphysema in laparoscopic transabdominal inguinal hernia repair
    Ferdinando Agresta
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 17:222. 2007
  41. ncbi request reprint Laparoscopic cholecystectomy with a three-trocar 5-mm instrument approach
    Ferdinando Agresta
    Dipartimento di Chirurgia Generale, Azienda Ospedaliera, Vittorio Veneto, Treviso
    Chir Ital 59:371-7. 2007
    ..Such features make the technique a challenging alternative to conventional laparoscopy in the treatment of cholecystopathy, in both the acute and elective setting...