International Medical Journal, Vol. 10., Iss. 1, 2004, P. 100−106.
MODIFIED METHODS OF SURGICAL CORRECTION OF SPHINCTER MECHANISM OF THE CARDIA
Kharkiv Medical Academy of Post−graduate Education, Kharkiv, Ukraine
The results of modified and traditional fundoplications in gastroesophageal reflux are described. The indications to each type of fundoplication are discussed. Safety and efficacy of modified surgical techniques with the use of traditional and laparoscopic approaches are shown.