Excellent outcomes after emergency groin hernia repair

@article{Tiernan2010ExcellentOA,
  title={Excellent outcomes after emergency groin hernia repair},
  author={James P Tiernan and Helen Katsarelis and Jeffrey Philip Garner and Paul P Skinner},
  journal={Hernia},
  year={2010},
  volume={14},
  pages={485-488}
}
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