Cantonal Hospital of St. Gallen - Recruiting 18 years to 80 years. - Use of Human Fibrin Glue (Tisseel) Versus Staples for Mesh Fixation in Laparoscopic Transabdominal Preperitoneal Hernioplasty (TISTA).
Lahey Clinic - Recruiting 18 years or older. - A Randomized, Double-blinded, Placebo-controlled Trial of the Effects of Infusing Local Anesthesia on Post-operative Pain During Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair.
Indiana University - Recruiting 18 years to 70 years. - Comparison of an Ultrasound Guided Bilateral Transversus Abdominis Plane Block With Dexamethasone and Preperitoneal Instillation of Local Anesthetic With Dexamethasone to a Standard Anesthetic Technique for Analgesic Efficacy and Patient Satisfaction Following a Total Extraperitoneal Bilateral Inguinal Hernia Repair: A Prospective Randomized Single Blinded Study.
Transversus abdominis plane block (TAP BLOCK); Instillation of surgical site with local anesthetic.; Opioid IV medications (Control)
Genesys Regional Medical Center - Recruiting 18 years or older. - Comparison of Patient Perceived Pain and Satisfaction Between Lightweight and Heavyweight Mesh for Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair.
Luzerner Kantonsspital - Recruiting 18 years or older. - Investigating the Effect of Intra-operative Infiltration With Local Anaesthesia on the Development of Chronic Postoperative Pain After Inguinal Hernia Repair. A Randomized Placebo Controlled Triple Blinded and Group Sequential Study Design.
Infiltration with Saline; Infiltration with Bupivacaine