Excellent outcomes after emergency groin hernia repair

  title={Excellent outcomes after emergency groin hernia repair},
  author={James P Tiernan and Helen Katsarelis and Jeffrey Philip Garner and Paul P Skinner},
Emergency repair of incarcerated inguinal and femoral hernias has traditionally been regarded as carrying an increased risk of morbidity and mortality in a patient population that tends to be elderly with significant co-morbidities. Excessive waiting times for elective repair and delays in diagnosis and treatment increase the risk of strangulation, bowel… CONTINUE READING