Watch Dr. Jacob deliver an invited 12-minute presentation, Laparoscopic vs. Open Debate: What is the BEST Practice? – TEP, at the SAGES international surgery meeting in April, 2011 as it was given to over 500 surgeons.
The topic of this lecture was choosing the optimal type of laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair to perform in various different scenarios, as well as knowing when not to use laparoscopy at all. “TEP” means total extraperitoneal while “TAPP” means transabdominal preperitoneal. The video is designed only for a mature audience.