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    • Antibiotic-loaded polypropylene surgical meshes with suitable biological behavior by plasma functionalization and polymerization 

      Labay, Cédric Pierre; Canal Arias, José María; Modic, Martina; Cvelbar, Uros; Quiles Pérez, María Teresa; Armengol Carrasco, Manuel; Arbós Vilà, Maria Antonia; Gil Mur, Francisco Javier; Canal Barnils, Cristina (2015-12-01)
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      Open Access
      Hernia repair is one of the most common operations in general surgery, and its associated complications typically relate to infections, among others. The loading of antibiotics to surgical meshes to deliver them locally ...
    • Diseño y evaluación funcional de un dispositivo médico para la fijación de mallas mediante adhesivo 

      Rosales Parral, Ivan (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-01)
      Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
      Restricted access - author's decision
      Este proyecto esta englobado dentro de las actividades de optimización del diseño del dispositivo médico conocido con el nombre comercial de “Histoacryl® Applicator – Open Hernia Repair” e incluido dentro del pack “Histoacryl® ...
    • MMPs/TIMPs and inflammatory signalling de-regulation in human incisional hernia tissues 

      Guillem Martí, Jordi; Diaz, Ramon; Quiles Pérez, María Teresa; López-Cano, Manuel; Vilallonga, Ramon; Huguet, Pere; Ramon-y-Cajal, Santiago; Sanchez-Niubo, Albert; Armengol, Manel; Reventós, Jaume; Arbós Vilà, Maria Antonia (2009-11-01)
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      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Hospital Universitari Vall d'Hebron
      Incisional hernia is a common and important complication of laparotomies. Epidemiological studies allude to an underlying biological cause, at least in a subset of population. Interest has mainly focused on abnormal collagen ...