Natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery inguinal hernia repair: a survival canine model.

@article{Sherwinter2011NaturalOT,
  title={Natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery inguinal hernia repair: a survival canine model.},
  author={Danny A. Sherwinter and Amar Gupta and Jeremy G. Eckstein},
  journal={Journal of laparoendoscopic & advanced surgical techniques. Part A},
  year={2011},
  volume={21 3},
  pages={209-13}
}
INTRODUCTION With over 20 million repairs performed worldwide annually, inguinal hernias represent a significant source of disability and loss of productivity. Natural orifice translumenal endoscopic surgery (NOTES™), as a potentially less invasive form of surgery may reduce postoperative disability and accelerate return to work. The objective of this study… CONTINUE READING