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Title: Inguinal Hernias
Url: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/tutorials/inguinalhernia/htm/index...
Creator: Patient Education Institute
Publisher: Health Education Assets Library
Description: This patient education program discusses inguinal hernias including the anatomy of the abdomen, symptoms, the benefits and risks of surgery, and what to expect after the procedure. This resource is a MedlinePlus Interactive Health Tutorial from the National Library of Medicine, designed and developed by the Patient Education Institute. NOTE: This tutorial requires a special Flash plug-in, version 4 or above. If you do not have Flash, you will be prompted to obtain a free download of the software before you start the tutorial. You will also need an Acrobat Reader, available as a free download, in order to view the Reference Summary.
LC Classification: Medicine -- Surgery -- Conditions that usually require surgery -- Hernia
Science -- Human anatomy -- Regional anatomy -- Special regions -- Trunk -- Abdomen
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Biology
Vocational Education
Health -- Body systems and senses
Vocational Education -- Allied health occupations
Key Concept: Health -- Abdomen
Date Issued: 2003-11-17
Resource Type: Charts and Diagrams
InteractiveResource (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
MovingImage (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Reading Materials
Science Materials
Sound (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Text (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: flash
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Postgrad
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Rights: Patient Education Institute
Access Rights: Free access
Subject: Abdominal Muscles
Digestive System Surgical Procedures
Groin Hernia
Hernia, Inguinal
Inguinal Hernia Repair
Strangulated Hernia
Date Of Record Release: 2008-10-15 03:00:03 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2010-06-11 08:53:09 (W3C-DTF)
Source: HEAL  HEAL
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Resource URL Clicks: 5
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