July 31 (Sun.), 2016   August 7 (Sun.), 2016

Submission Guidelines

  • Abstracts should NOT include graphics, figures, photographs, references and credits.
  • Title: 50 words at maximum
    Abstract Body: 250 words at maximum
  • The abstract must be submitted on-line.
  • Regarding the Category Selection, please confirm the list as below.

Main Category

1 Anatomy of the preperitoneal and posterior rectus space
2 Contralateral groin management during TAPP and TEP
3 Recurrent groin hernia: cause, prevention and repair
4 Groin hernia repair for complicated cases
5 Groin hernia repair after radical prostatectomy
6 LPEC (Laparoscopic Percutaneous Extraperitoneal Closure) for adult indirect hernia: Justified or not
7 Outcomes of groin hernia repair in octogenarians and nonagenarians
8 Prevention and management of chronic pain after groin hernia repair
9 Groin hernia repair in young generation
10 Groin hernia repair in women
11 Indication of incisional and ventral hernia repair: Repair or watchful waiting?
12 Ventral hernia repair: Laparoscopic vs. Open
13 Laparoscopic incisional hernia repair: Hernia defect closure or not
14 Incisional hernia repair for complicated cases
15 Management of infected prosthetic mesh after groin and abdominal wall hernia repair
16 Use of robotic surgery for abdominal wall hernia repair
17 Diastasis recti and post-partum floppy abdomen
18 Pitfalls and recovery shot during hernia surgery
19 Clinical practice guidelines
20 Repair of umbilical hernia with diastasis recti
21 Use of 3D laparoscopy for hernia surgery
22 Advantage of hybrid operation

Free Session Category

1 Groin hernia
2 Incisional hernia
3 Parastomal hernia
4 Other hernia
5 Hiatal and diaphragmatic hernia
6 Rare hernia
7 Pediatric hernia
8 Guidelines: International, APHS, JHS
9 Registry
10 Continuous quality improvement
11 Education, Training, and Specialized center
12 Patient reported outcome and patient perspectives
13 Future hernia treatment
14 Hernia nursing & co-medical supporting
15 Others


All the abstracts will be reviewed and selected by the APHS2016 organizing committee.

Abstract submission has closed. Thank you for your submission.
You will be notified of the result of your abstract by e-mail in September.

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The 14th Annual Congress of Japanese Hernia Society
The 9th Japanese Laparoscopic Hernia Surgical Meeting
Japanese Study Group of LPEC

Asia Pacific Hernia Society(APHS)
Japanese Hernia Society (JHS)
Japan Laparoscopic Hernia Surgical meeting, JLHS meeting

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