by Simon Albright
Posted 23/10/2018 09:58:09
This blog looks at hip replacement from a patients perspective and my experiences with the N.H.S. at the Royal Orthopaedic Hospital in Birmingham These days we only seem to hear negative stories about our N.H.S. , one thing that particularly bugs me is how difficult it is to see your own notes and I don't think patients are given enough clinical information about their condition, mistakes do get made and if a patient fully understands why he is being given a certain medication or perhaps postoperative anti-coagulants and some one forgets to write them up, there is another safety link in the chain of treatment - the patient
That said I think the service we have, free at the point of use is world class.