Tag: Surgery


Who can give (Surgical) Consent?

….it is the process of obtaining a decision from a patient about a specific treatment. Even though we talk about ‘surgical’ consent, consent must also be required for procedures which are not considered surgical.


Doc’s Corner – Adhesions following Myomectomy.

Some people suggest castor oil packs or massage could be used for treating adhesions – there is limited evidence for the effectiveness of this treatment.
While using castor oil for skin scars has shown some benefits – this is not the same with internal/abdominal adhesions.