Joris van den Broek

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One of the proposed advantages of laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair is complimentary inspection of the contralateral side and possible detection of occult hernias. Incidence of occult contralateral hernias is as high as 50 %. The natural course of such occult defects is unknown and therefore operative rationale is lacking. This study was designed to(More)
In this pilot study the effect of radiation therapy on subfoveal CNV membranes associated with age-related macular degeneration was evaluated. Four groups of 10 patients were treated with external beam radiotherapy (16 MV photons) on an area of 1 cm2 (macular region) using a lens-sparing technique and total dose of 8 to 24 Gy. The first group received 8 Gy(More)
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