Patient information - Cholecystectomy
Requested by: Individual (via FYI.org) | Response provided: 2018-06-11
Many of our people in the community undergo treatment for gallstones and cholecystitis. Treatment options include elective gallbladder surgery commonly known as cholecystectomy (laparoscopic
cholecystectomy). Please provide a copy of all the information you provide to clients (public health consumers) during the clinical assessment, cholecystectomy (laparoscopic) preoperative informed consent and surgery
Information to include but not exclusive to:
• Patient treatment information handout / fact sheet brochures
• Patient informed consent form or forms
• Elective surgery consent form or forms
• Post-cholecystectomy wound care, recovery and diet information
And any other handout information provided to clients, include also if possible published and revision dates.
And any links to online published information on your website.
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