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[Correspondence] Closure of abdominal midline incisions: STITCH trial

We read with interest the results of the STITCH trial,1 which included laparotomies for different subspecialist surgeries (vascular, gynaecological, and upper and lower gastrointestinal). The rate of incisional hernia varied depending on disease state, and patient characteristics were different between subspecialties.