Text and Data Mining valid from 2018-11-12
Received: 16 October 2018
Accepted: 26 October 2018
First Online: 12 November 2018
Compliance with ethical standards
: Dr. Bittner receives honoraria for speaking/teaching from Intuitive Surgical, Inc., and consulting fees from BD, Inc. and CMR Surgical Limited. Dr. Alseidi receives honoraria for speaking/teaching from Ethicon, Inc. Dr. Aggarwal receives consulting fees from Applied Medical, Inc. Dr. Jacob receives grant support, honoraria for speaking/teaching, and consulting fees from Medtronic, Inc., consulting fees from Ethicon, Inc., and serves as Founder and President, International Hernia Collaboration, Inc. Drs. Logghe, Kane, and Goldberg have no conflicts of interest or financial ties to disclose.