Aftercare and Recovery in Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Surgery

  • Ralf M. WilkeEmail author
  • Andrew de Beaux
  • Juliane Bingener-Casey


The surgical consultation for inguinal hernia is one of the most frequent encounters and is seen in all types of healthcare systems. The resulting socioeconomic influences are not to be underestimated. They result on one hand from the hospitalization itself and on the other hand they are also significantly influenced by the recovery.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ralf M. Wilke
    • 1
    Email author
  • Andrew de Beaux
    • 2
  • Juliane Bingener-Casey
    • 3
  1. 1.Klinik für Allgemein-, Viszeral- , Gefäß- und Unfallchirurgie, Kliniken Calw-NagoldNagoldGermany
  2. 2.Royal Infirmary of EdinburghEdinburghUK
  3. 3.Department of SurgeryMayo ClinicRochesterUSA

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