Randomized, controlled, blinded trial of Tisseel/Tissucol for mesh fixation in patients undergoing Lichtenstein technique for primary inguinal hernia repair: results of the TIMELI trial
Campanelli, Giampiero × Pascual, Manuel Hidalgo Hoeferlin, Andreas Rosenberg, Jacob Champault, Gérard Kingsnorth, Andrew Miserez, Marc #
Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins
Annals of Surgery vol:255 issue:4 pages:650-7
Test the hypothesis that fibrin sealant mesh fixation can reduce the incidence of postoperative pain/numbness/groin discomfort by up to 50% compared with sutures for repair of inguinal hernias using the Lichtenstein technique.