A Prospective, Multi-Center Study of Phasix™ Mesh for Ventral or Incisional Hernia Repair
To collect long-term data on the use of an approved mesh used to treat hernias (Phasix Mesh).
Those diagnosed with primary ventral, incisional hernia, or first time recurrent ventral or incisional hernia (with additional health problems/issues).
Male or Female, 18 an older, with diagnosed hernia (as discussed above) in need of repair. Must have another pre-existing conditions such as; smoking, diabetes, heart disease, COPD, obesity, older than 75.
18 - 99
Healthy Volunteers Needed
Duration of Participation
The study is about 25 months long - beginning 30 days prior to the surgery and continuing for about 2 years after the surgery.
(Subsidary of C.R. Bard Inc)
Subjects will receive $50 for each visit they complete after they have been discharged from OHSU. If a subject completes the entire study they could receive up to $300.