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Obesity and surgery

Obesity and surgery

31 AUGUST, 2015 Morbid obesityHigh risk surgeryDeteriation post operatively There are times when ‘saying no’ to medical treatment is safer than saying ‘yes’. Morbid obesity and surgery don’t mix. An morbidly obese woman in her sixties called...
Sexism in surgery

Sexism in surgery

2 MAY, 2015 SexismBullying in hospitals  Hierarchy It started with a book launch. Dr Gabrielle McMullin was introducing the book Pathways to Gender Equality. The Australian Centre for Leadership in Women could not have anticipated the row that would erupt. Her...