Currently, Gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD) prevalence ranged between 2.5% and 33.1% but it is increasing world-wide. The present series, focused on the minimally invasive surgical treatment of GERD, aims to provide an overview about the possibilities presently available to manage patients with GERD.
How I do it: laparoscopic implantation of lower esophageal sphincter stimulator for the treatment of gastro-esophageal reflux disease
Factors influencing recurrence after minimally invasive treatment of hiatal hernia—a single center experience
The series “Minimally Invasive Approach for the Treatment of Gastro-esophageal Reflux Disease” was commissioned by the editorial office, Laparoscopic Surgery without any sponsorship or funding. Andrea Balla is serving as the unpaid Guest Editor for the series.