Optimization of Wound Healing through Coating of Meshes for Hernia Reparation with the Anti-Ageing Hormone DHEA

Anjali Röth, Anette Fiebeler, Holger Lehert, Ulf Neumann & Uwe Klinge
Introduction: Synthetical meshes being used for hernia reparation cause a foreign body response accompanied by chronic inflammation and subsequent immurement of the implant, which favours mesh related complications such as recurrence or migration. Considering the anti-inflammatory and immune-modulatory[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]