Month: October 2020

overview of the scalpel – Surgical Instruments

Introduction One of the oldest surgical instruments used even today is a Scalpel (Surgical Blade with a Bard Parker Handle). Long before using metals in manufacturing, parts from various flora and fauna were used in making incisions during surgeries. From time immemorial, several tools have been used in place of the surgical blade to include: …

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Is Toilet Infection/disease a real thing?

Toilet infection is one of the common symptoms put forward by a lot of females in Nigeria, if not Africa. Over the years, toilet infection has become a household name self diagnosis for any symptom that relates to the vagina. While the public toilet seat is regarded by many as the ultimate habitat for the…

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11 Things You Don’t Know about Patients’ Rights.

As a patient, you have the right to a copy of the patients’ bill of rights when you enter a health facility. Question is, what percentage of people really read through? What percentage actually care, what percentage is aware they have rights in a hospital? Are you aware of your responsibilities as a patient? This episodes talk about 11 things you must be familiar with as patients, to get the most out of your health care provider and to also get the best standard of care.

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