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Risk Factors of Abi-Haidar et al for Acute Groin Hernia Surgery

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Gastroenterology

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Abi-Haidar et al identified risk factors for acute vs elective groin hernia surgery. Because the complications of acute hernia repair are higher, identifying patients at risk can help to identify a patient who may benefit from a planned procedure. The authors are from the VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston University and Harvard Medical School.

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