Open Mesh Repair for Inguinal Hernia is Safer than Laparoscopic Repair or Open Non-mesh Repair—A Nationwide Registry Study of Complications

@article{Rosin2015OpenMR,
  title={Open Mesh Repair for Inguinal Hernia is Safer than Laparoscopic Repair or Open Non-mesh Repair—A Nationwide Registry Study of Complications},
  author={Danny Rosin},
  journal={World Journal of Surgery},
  year={2015},
  volume={39},
  pages={1885-1886}
}
How do we decide which surgical technique is ‘‘better’’? What are the parameters that should guide a surgeon, in the quest for the perfect surgical solution, to select one approach over the other? We strive to make our choices ‘‘scientific’’, but we find it a difficult task to accomplish: we are overwhelmed by multiple studies that many times provide ‘‘statistical evidence’’ for contradicting conclusions, and differ by their methodology, power, and biases. The ‘‘battle’’ between laparoscopic… CONTINUE READING
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