Med’s Michael Rosen discusses hernia medical procedures

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The New York TimesMichael Rosen, professor of surgery at the School of Medicine, discussed a complicated medical procedure to repair hernias and how shoddy work often makes the situation worse. “It’s unbelievable,” Rosen said. “I’m watching reasonably healthy people with a routine problem get a complicated procedure that turns it into a devastating problem.”