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Hernia - The information (0.5 CPD hours)

Mr Nicholas Markham, consultant general surgeon, offers his advice on the PUNs and DENs in the case of an inguinal hernia 


Full CPD module


To provide a concise, practical guide to:

  • Intervention versus non-intervention
  • Different types of hernia: inguinal, femoral, sports
  • Factors increasing the risk of strangulation
  • The pros and cons of the various surgical options
  • Returning to work and activity restrictions post-surgery



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