[Shouldice's operation: can results in a general surgical unit be the same as those in a highly specialized surgical unit?].

@article{Bocchi1993ShouldicesOC,
  title={[Shouldice's operation: can results in a general surgical unit be the same as those in a highly specialized surgical unit?].},
  author={P Bocchi},
  journal={Journal de chirurgie},
  year={1993},
  volume={130 6-7},
  pages={275-7}
}
  • P Bocchi
  • Published 1993 in Journal de chirurgie
In the course of 5 years 1803 groin hernia operations have been carried out, 1640 of them Shouldice operations, in a General Surgery Service. Post operation follow up of patients operated with Shouldice technique has shown 0.72% recurrence in patients checked for over a year, and 2.13% complications. Correct applications of this technique gives the same… CONTINUE READING