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Laparoscopic Total Fundoplication for Refractory GERD: How to Achieve Optimal Long-Term Outcomes by Preoperative Instrumental Assessment and a Standardized Technique

By Paolo Limongelli,Salvatore Tolone, Gianmattia del Genio, Antonio d’Alessandro, Gianluca Rossetti, Luigi Brusciano, Giovanni Docimo, Roberto Ruggiero, Simona Gili, Assia Topatino, Vincenzo Amoroso, Giuseppina Casalino, Alfonso Bosco, Ludovico Docimo and Alberto del Genio

Submitted: March 30th 2011Reviewed: September 12th 2011Published: March 16th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/31456

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Paolo Limongelli,Salvatore Tolone, Gianmattia del Genio, Antonio d’Alessandro, Gianluca Rossetti, Luigi Brusciano, Giovanni Docimo, Roberto Ruggiero, Simona Gili, Assia Topatino, Vincenzo Amoroso, Giuseppina Casalino, Alfonso Bosco, Ludovico Docimo and Alberto del Genio (March 16th 2012). Laparoscopic Total Fundoplication for Refractory GERD: How to Achieve Optimal Long-Term Outcomes by Preoperative Instrumental Assessment and a Standardized Technique, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease Mauro Bortolotti, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/31456. Available from:

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