Data from multiple sources - Curated by Toby Galbraith - Last updated 06 June 2017

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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...

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Edzard Ernst

researcher and scourge of alternative medicine; >1000 peer-reviewed papers, 49 books [latest: 'A SCIENTIST IN WONDERLAND'], H-Index > 80, retired, now enthusiastic blogger

But he knows nothing about homeopathy!

Whenever I criticise their methods, homeopaths claim that my arguments are invalid because I know next to nothing about the subject. Is this because they feel threatened by my arguments? Or could it be that the allegation is incorrect?

You can judge for yourself - here is a (slightly shortened and revised) excerpt from my recent memoire ‘A SCIENTIST IN WONDERLAND’ which recounts my exposure to and experience in homeopathy.

CME

Groin swelling - red flag symptoms

Accrediting body
MIMS Learning - Monthly Index of Medical Specialities
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Abdominal pain in children

Accrediting body
Union of European Medical Specialists (via European Accreditation Council for CME)
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