May 13, 2014

Pain following Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair

Pain following inguinal hernia repair Pain following hernia repair is recognised as being a significant problem. Possible causes are sought, in an attempt to improve quality of life after repair and limit any long term associated debility. The technique of mesh fixation and the...

Hernia Mesh and the Media

Mesh and the Media: is mesh for hernia repairs a bad thing? About eighteen months ago, New Zealand’s Herald on Sunday ran a series of articles raising concerns about the use of mesh in surgery. The origin of the concern was problems that can occur when mesh is placed...