Angelo Guttadauro

University of Milano-Bicocca

Dr Angelo Guttadauro is a researcher at the University of Milan-Bicocca and first level manager at the U.O.C. of General Surgery at the Zucchi Clinical Institutes of Monza. He is the founder and head of the \"Hernia Center\" of Monza-Brianza. He has participated in research projects of the Ministry of University and Scientific and Technological Research. In 2015 he obtained an international patent for a prosthesis for inguinal hernioplasty and standardized a new surgical technique for the application of the aforementioned method. In 2017 he won the Innovation Grant award of the University of Milan-Bicocca. He is the author of 78 scientific publications, books and abstracts published in national and international journals and book chapters. He has presented his works at around 200 national and international congresses.

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Latest work with IntechOpen by Angelo Guttadauro

Every year in the United States there are about 800 000 interventions for the treatment of hernias.New prosthetic materials, specific devices, and surgical techniques that are more attentive to patient well-being and patient compliance offer a new dimension to abdominal wall surgery . Surgery of the abdominal wall, once considered minor, has now acquired the interest of the scientific world.Today, many surgical procedure options are available for hernia pathology. The choice of the correct indication for the patient’s pathology is very important for improving the effectiveness of surgery and ensuring better patient comfort, according to the concept of “tailored surgery”. The aim of this book is to collect experiences that analyze the most used and innovative surgical techniques by evaluating the correct indications in order to obtain maximum patient comfort and the lowest number of complications.

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