Ectopic Pregnancy
18th Dec

2014

Ectopic pregnancy is where the developing pregnancy occurs outside the cavity of the uterus, most commonly in the fallopian tube. There are other places where an ectopic pregnancy can occur including on the ovary, in the wall of the uterus or caesarean ...

Peri-operative implications for use of complementary and alternative medicines
8th Dec

2014

There is enormous public enthusiasm for complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) with studies reporting 70-85% of the population regularly using CAM therapy.  Women are the biggest users of CAM with many citing that they want a more natural treatment ...

How accurately can surgeons predict operating times?
1st Dec

2014

Unfortunately, operating times are one of the components of surgical planning that cannot be estimated with a great degree of precision.  A previous European research study observing 1000 common gynaecological procedures revealed that although most ...