Laparoscopic versus open inguinal hernia repair on patients over 75 years of age.

@article{ifti2015LaparoscopicVO,
  title={Laparoscopic versus open inguinal hernia repair on patients over 75 years of age.},
  author={Fatih Çiftçi},
  journal={International journal of clinical and experimental medicine},
  year={2015},
  volume={8 6},
  pages={
          10016-20
        }
}
  • Fatih Çiftçi
  • Published in
    International journal of clinical and…
    2015
AIM In this prospective study, we aimed at comparing the laparoscopic and conventional open inguinal hernia repair procedures in the population over 75 years of age. MATERIALS AND METHODS The medical data of 108 patients over 75 years of age who presented with inguinal hernia and underwent surgical treatment between July 2008 and December 2012 in Safa Hospital, General Surgery Department were prospectively recorded. RESULTS The mean age of patients in the open procedure group (n=75) and in… CONTINUE READING

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