- Hernia repair: why do we continue to perform mesh repair in the face of the human toll of inguinodynia?Josef E Fischer
Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA Electronic address
Am J Surg 206:619-23. 2013..Although few surgeons today perform this procedure and most residents have never seen it, the author proposes that mesh repairs be abandoned and the transversalis or Shouldice Hospital repair be adopted. ..
- The implications for the surgical community of bariatric surgery as a "cure" for type 2 diabetesJosef E Fischer
William V McDermottDistinguished Professor of SurgeryHarvard Medical School and Chair of Surgery Emeritus6 West Cedar StreetBoston, MA 02108, USA Electronic address
Am J Surg 206:136-41. 2013..We should use this opportunity to stop the current conversion of surgeons from professionals to employees. ..