Top 20 of Hernia, Inguinal

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A shorter form health survey: can the SF-12 replicate results from the SF-36 in longitudinal studies?

1997: CJenkinson; DJenkinson; KLawrence; RLayte; CPaice; SPetersen; JStradling;

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The tension-free hernioplasty.

1989: PKAmid; ILLichtenstein; MMMontllor; AGShulman;

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A comparison of surgical rates in Canada and in England and Wales.

1973: EVayda;

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Open mesh versus laparoscopic mesh repair of inguinal hernia.

2004: Veterans Affairs Cooperative Studies Program 456 Investigators; DDunlop; RFitzgibbons; JGibbs; AGiobbie-Hurder; WHenderson; OJonasson; LNeumayer; DReda;

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Comparison of conventional anterior surgery and laparoscopic surgery for inguinal-hernia repair.

1997: RUBoelhouwer; GJClevers; MSLiem; WSMeijer; AJSchrijvers; LPStassen; Yvan der Graaf; CJvan Steensel; ... TJvan Vroonhoven; JPVente; WFWeidema;

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Aetiology of testicular cancer: association with congenital abnormalities, age at puberty, infertility, and exercise. United Kingdom Testicular Cancer Study Group.

1994:

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Laparoscopic techniques versus open techniques for inguinal hernia repair.

2003: EU Hernia Trialists Collaboration; PMGo; AMGrant; KMcCormack; SRoss; NWScott;

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Hernias: inguinal and incisional.

2003: AKingsnorth; KLeBlanc;

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Pain and functional impairment 1 year after inguinal herniorrhaphy: a nationwide questionnaire study.

2001: Danish Hernia Database; MBay-Nielsen; HKehlet; FMPerkins;

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Laparoscopic versus open inguinal hernia repair: randomised prospective trial.

1994: RSingh; DJSpiegelhalter; DLStoker; JMWellwood;

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European Hernia Society guidelines on the treatment of inguinal hernia in adult patients.

2009: TAufenacker; MBay-Nielsen; JLBouillot; GCampanelli; JConze; Dde Lange; RFortelny; THeikkinen; ... AKingsnorth; JKukleta; MMiserez; SMorales-Conde; PNordin; VSchumpelick; MPSimons; SSmedberg; MŚmietański; GWeber;

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Laparoscopic versus open repair of groin hernia: a randomised comparison. The MRC Laparoscopic Groin Hernia Trial Group.

1999:

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Systemic cytokine response after major surgery.

1992: RJBaigrie; MJDallman; DKwiatkowski; PMLamont; PJMorris;

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Hepatic--portal venous gas in adults: etiology, pathophysiology and clinical significance.

1978: JRBenfield; HBHechtman; PRLiebman; JManny; MTPatten;

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Incidental extracolonic findings at CT colonography.

2000: AKHara; CDJohnson; RLMacCarty; TJWelch;

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Sociomedical study of patients over 75 in general practice.

1972: FMBennett; JGabert; MRNicholson; JVNixon; EIWilliams;

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Day-case surgery for hernias and haemorrhoids. A clinical, social, and economic evaluation.

1977: HBDevlin; MFell; NJGlass; DJNewell; ITRussell;

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The treatment of complicated groin and incisional hernias.

1989 Sep-Oct: REStoppa;

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Chronic pain and quality of life following open inguinal hernia repair.

2001: JBruce; WAChambers; PMKing; ZHKrukowski; ASPoobalan; WCSmith;

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Laparoscopic inguinal herniorrhaphy. Results of a multicenter trial.

1995: RAnnibali; JCamps; DACornet; RJFitzgibbons; BSLitke; NXNguyen; GMSalerno;

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