Biodesign can provide an advanced tissue repair solution that minimizes overall cost while helping provide better patient outcomes.

Decision tree showing increased success rates and reduced costs using Biodesign compared to other types of graphs.

Ventral Hernia Repair7

A recent cost analysis performed by Hiles, et al., showed that at one year, ventral hernia repair with Biodesign was the most cost-effective option when compared to human and porcine dermis, and to staged repairs with synthetic mesh.

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7 Hiles M, Briggs CM. The overall cost of complex ventral hernia repair with biologic grafts. Gen Surg News. 2010;37(12):24-25.


NOTE: Any surgery has the potential for complications. The following complications are possible with the use of Biodesign® Advanced Tissue Repair Products: bleeding, infection, abscess, induration, acute or chronic inflammation (initial application of surgical graft materials may be associated with transient, mild, localized inflammation), allergic reaction, visceral adhesions, fistula formation, seroma formation, hematoma, extrusion, recurrence of tissue defect, and delayed or failed incorporation of the device. Not all part numbers listed on this website are approved for sale in all regulatory jurisdictions. Consult with your local Cook representative or customer service center for details.