Elective surgery using mesh to repair primary or incisional hernias in adults

Record ID 32018001662
Authors' objectives: We were asked to compare mesh fixation techniques, assess potential gender differences in outcomes, and to explore patient experiences.
Project Status: Ongoing
Anticipated Publish Date: 2021
Requestor: Scottish Government
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Other
Country: Scotland
MeSH Terms
  • Hernia
  • Elective Surgical Procedures
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Surgical Mesh
  • Adult
  • Abdominal Wound Closure Techniques
  • Genitourinary system
  • Patient experience
  • Health service organisation and delivery
  • Digestive System
Organisation Name: Scottish Health Technologies Group
Contact Address: Scottish Health Technologies Group, Delta House, 50 West Nile Street, Glasgow, G1 2NP Tel: 0141 225 6998
Contact Name: his.shtg@nhs.scot
Contact Email: his.shtg@nhs.scot
Copyright: Scottish Health Technologies Group
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