Tension-free repair. Review of 1098 cases

My colleagues and I were carrying out a lot of hernia repairs, and we had been using the tension-free method for about 5 years with excellent results.  We analysed the results of our first thousand cases and had the article peer reviewed and published in the Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons.  A UK first, and certainly the largest UK series at that time  :-

tension-free-repair

 

… read the whole article here –  annals-mk-1995