A couple of months ago, I attended an AGES conference on surgical disasters. I am interested in surgical complications professionally and academically. The majority of participants were general gynaecologists.
To many doctors, to receive a notice of a patient complaint seems random.
Medical researchers in Australia spent 511 person years (one person working for more than 5 centuries!) worth of time preparing research-grant proposals for consideration for funding by the National Health...
A few weeks ago we discussed the role of salpingectomy (without removing the ovaries) to prevent ovarian cancer. We agreed that …
Surgical Checklists demonstrated a significant reduction in postoperative morbidity and mortality in more than one very large study.
I am an Obstetrician and Gynaecologist in a small country town in NSW.
If you think about it for a second it is pretty clear: You cannot improve outcomes that you don’t measure.I got in contact with the idea of “audit” when I...
Obese and super obese women in particular benefit froma laparoscopic approach if they need pelvic surgery.
Posted 9 years ago
Having just completed six years of O&G training is a good time to reflect on my past training, and specifically in relation to my surgical experience.
Last Sunday, we held the 2013 Battle Against Ovarian Cancer. The event was a phenomenal success.