Informed consent for elective and emergency surgery: questionnaire study

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Authors

  • Andrea Akkad
  • Clare Jackson
  • Mary Dixon-Woods
  • Nick Taub
  • Marwan Habiba

Abstract

To evaluate women's experience of giving consent to obstetric and gynaecological surgery and to examine differences between those undergoing elective and emergency procedures.

Details

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1133-8
Number of pages6
JournalBJOG
Volume111
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2004

Keywords

  • Emergencies, Emergency Treatment, England, Female, Genital Diseases, Female, Humans, Informed Consent, Mental Recall, Patient Education as Topic, Patient Satisfaction, Pregnancy, Pregnancy Complications, Prospective Studies, Questionnaires, Surgical Procedures, Elective