Reference 2017-251

REF:            2017-251

Subject:        Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomies

    

 

Request:

  1. Do you undertake Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy procedures and if so what do you use as a vaginal occluder during the procedure?
  2. If you do undertake Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomies in theatre, have you ever had a never event relating to this procedure?

 

 

Response:

Do you undertake Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy procedures and if so what do you use as a vaginal occluder during the procedure? Yes, the vaginal occluder used is a Vcare.
If you do undertake Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomies in theatre, have you ever had a never event relating to this procedure? No.