Peer Reviewed Publications

Open preperitoneal inguinal hernia repair has superior 1-year patient-reported outcomes compared to Shouldice non-mesh repair.
Bharani, Tina, Agarwal, Divyansh, Fullington, Nora, Ott, Lauren, Olson, Molly, McClain, Daelyn, Lima, Lulu, Poulose, Benjamin,  Warren, Jeremy, Reinhorn, Michael Hernia 2024
Open tissue-based approaches to inguinofemoral hernia. Poulose B, Reinhorn M. Fischer’s Mastery of Surgery 8th Edition, Chapter 222, October 2023 
Improved patient‑reported outcomes after open preperitoneal inguinal hernia repair compared to anterior Lichtenstein repair: 10‑year ACHQC analysis. Divyansh Agarwal, Tina Bharani, Nora Fullington, Lauren Ott, Molly Olson, Benjamin Poulose, Jeremy Warren, Michael Reinhorn. Hernia, 2023.

Shouldice Hospital from Interviews and Observations: The Well Managed Organization. Jon A. Chilingerian, Michael Reinhorn, Samer Sbayi. The New Science of Medicine & Management, 2023.

Primary Tissue Repair for Inguinal Hernias: The Shouldice Repair Technique and Patient Selection. Divyansh Agarwal, Robert D. Sinyard, Lauren Ott, Michael Reinhorn, Surgical Clinics of North America, 2023.

Comment on “Psychological disorders in patients with chronic postoperative inguinal pain”. Reinhorn, M., Ott, L. & Fullington, N. Hernia (2022).

Posterior mesh inguinal hernia repairs: a propensity score matched analysis of laparoscopic and robotic versus open approaches. Reinhorn, M., Fullington, N., Agarwal, D., Olson, M.A., Ott, L., Canavan, A., Pate, B., Hubertus, M., Urquiza, A., Poulose, B. and Warren, J., 2022. Hernia, pp.1-12.

Predictors of low and high opioid tablet consumption after inguinal hernia repair: an ACHQC opioid reduction task force analysis. Perez AJ, Petro CC, Higgins RM, Huang LC, Phillips S, Warren J, Dews T, Reinhorn M. Hernia. 2022 Aug 29:1-9.

Reinhorn, M. & Dews, T. & Warren, J. & Higgins, Rana & Petro, Clayton & Perez, Arielle & Poulose, Benjamin & Rosen, Michael & Ott, Lauren & Harris, Todd & Goel, Amitabh & Potee, Ruth & Brummett, Chad & Hafner, Gordon & Iacco, Anthony. (2021). Utilization of a National Registry to influence opioid prescribing behavior after hernia repair. Hernia. 10.1007/s10029-021-02495-5.

Higgins, Rana & Perez, Arielle & Warren, Jeremy & Petro, Clayton & Dews, Teresa & Reinhorn, Michael. (2021). The Opioid Reduction Task Force: Using the Abdominal Core Health Quality Collaborative to Combat an Epidemic in Hernia Patients. Journal of the American College of Surgeons. 233. e54. 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2021.08.144.

Higgins, R. & Petro, Clayton & Warren, J. & Perez, A. & Dews, T. & Phillips, Sharon & Reinhorn, M. (2022). The opioid reduction task force: using the ACHQC Data Registry to combat an epidemic in hernia patients. Hernia. 10.1007/s10029-021-02556-9.

Mylonas KS, Reinhorn M, Ott LR, Westfal ML, Masiakos PT. Patient-reported opioid analgesic requirements after elective inguinal hernia repair: A call for procedure-specific opioid-administration strategies. Surgery. 2017 Nov;162(5):1095-1100. doi: 10.1016/j.surg.2017.06.017. Epub 2017 Aug 1. PMID: 28778580. Click here for PDF version