What about the surgeon? The ergonomics of laparoscopic surgery
15th Sep

2014

Laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery has revolutionised patient surgical care with faster healing times and improved cosmetic results, however the physical demands that are placed upon the surgeon are frequently overlooked.  In other workplaces extensive ...

Morcellation & Gynaecological Surgery
15th Sep

2014

During some gynaecological procedures, the tissues or organs that are due to be removed are very large.  Tissue or organ removal can be done via the vagina (like delivery of a baby), through a large incision in the abdomen (called a laparotomy) or ...

The Journey of the Sperm
8th Sep

2014

Did you know that men make sperm every day?  In contrast, a woman is born with all the eggs she will have in her lifetime. It takes approximately 75 days for one sperm to complete its growth and development.  Sperm will travel from the testes where they ...