Advances in Surgical Sciences

Volume 12, Issue 1, June 2024

  • Research Article

    Inguinal Hernia Repair Using the External Oblique Muscle Fascia: Desarda Technique

    Diakite Sandaly*, Camara Fode Lansana, Soumaoro Labile Togba, Diakite Saikou Yaya, Fofana Naby, Kondano Saa Yawo, Condé Ansoumane, Camara Mariame, Condé Ousmane, Diallo Mamadou Saliou, Ousmane Abakar, Yom Petang Steve Cyrille, Toure Aboubacar

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 1, June 2024
    Pages: 1-5
    Received: 28 February 2024
    Accepted: 18 March 2024
    Published: 2 April 2024
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    Abstract: Introduction: An inguinal hernia is a protrusion of abdominal cavity contents or pre-peritoneal fat through a hernial defect in the inguinal region. Desarda's technique is an aponeuroplasty, based on closure of the posterior wall of the inguinal canal by a flap of the external oblique fascia. This technique has the advantage over prosthetic cures i... Show More
  • Research Article

    Prosthetic Management of Inguinal Hernias Using the Lichtenstein Technique in 100 Cases

    Diakite Sandaly*, Diallo Mamadou Saliou, Camara Fode Lansana, Soumaoro Labile Togba, Diakite Saikou Yaya, Barounga Djaoussa Mahamat, Fofana Naby, Oulare Ibrahima, Bangoura Mamadou Saliou, Condé Ansoumane, Camara Mariame, Condé Ousmane, Toure Aboubacar

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 1, June 2024
    Pages: 6-10
    Received: 17 March 2024
    Accepted: 27 March 2024
    Published: 17 April 2024
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    Abstract: Introduction: There has always been a plethora of hernia repairs in the absence of consensus. Techniques described as ancient, such as the Bassini, Mac Vay or Shouldice procedures, are still widely practised. Aponeurotic plasty has proved its worth in our practice. Prosthetic plasty, which has reduced recurrence by half, has become the gold standar... Show More
  • Research Article

    Orthopedic Joint Preservation: A Comprehensive Review

    Bilal Mohamad Ali Obeid*

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 1, June 2024
    Pages: 11-22
    Received: 20 February 2024
    Accepted: 18 March 2024
    Published: 28 April 2024
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    Abstract: This comprehensive review article delves into the intricate realm of orthopedic joint preservation with a focus on surgical techniques, innovative treatments, rehabilitation protocols, and long-term outcomes. Within the orthopedic landscape, joint preservation plays a crucial role in enhancing patient quality of life and functional outcomes. The ar... Show More
  • Research Article

    Management of Abdominal Surgical Emergencies at the Coyah District Hospital (Guinea)

    Oulare Ibrahima, Bangoura Mohamed Saliou, Traore Bakary, Kourouma Mohamed 1, Cisse Aly, Dioubate Oumar, Soumaoro Labilé Togba*, Fofana Housein, Toure Aboubacar

    Issue: Volume 12, Issue 1, June 2024
    Pages: 23-26
    Received: 22 March 2024
    Accepted: 15 May 2024
    Published: 6 June 2024
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ass.20241201.14
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    Abstract: Background: abdominal surgical emergencies remain a frequent mode of admission in African public hospitals, cause of a high morbidity and mortality. This study aimed to assess the management of these diseases in a resources limited hospital. Patients and methods: this was a descriptive cross-sectional study for a period of 2 years from January 2018... Show More