PINE

The Portuguese Inguinal Hernia Cohort Study aims to define the prevalence of chronic pain after inguinal hernia management, to identify risk factors for chronic pain after elective inguinal hernia repair and to characterise the management of elective inguinal hernia in public Portuguese hospitals.

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Currently we are in the follow up period! Expect some preliminary results soon!

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