Data from multiple sources - Curated by Toby Galbraith - Last updated 04 January 2017

Learning Zones

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Cystic Fibrosis

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Hyperammonaemia can result in serious neurological damage or death. Could you recognise the signs and symptoms?

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Journal articles

Nationwide Prospective Study of Outcomes after Elective Incisional Hernia Repair

Background: Incisional hernia repair is a frequent surgical procedure, but perioperative risk factors and outcomes have not been prospectively assessed...

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Repair of large and giant incisional hernia with onlay mesh: Perspective of a tertiary care hospital of a developing country

Purpose: Ventral incisional hernias, especially large and giant, carry significant post repair complications. This retrospective review is undertaken to determine...

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Eight-point Compass Rose Underlay Technique in 72 Consecutive Elderly Patients with Large Incisional Hernia

Background: Repair of incisional hernia (IH) in the elderly is a challenge for the surgeon. Primary closure is preferable but...

Added 5 years ago

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