[Patient information in surgery].


In a prospective study 50 patients undergoing a hernia repair were asked their opinion about an information sheet which was given to them preoperatively. For 94% this paper is of help; for 82% the written information has to be clarified by an additional personal talk with the doctor. Another possibility, especially good for visualisation, is the video. At… (More)


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@article{Widmer1993PatientII, title={[Patient information in surgery].}, author={Marino Widmer and P J Holzach and P. Matter}, journal={Helvetica chirurgica acta}, year={1993}, volume={60 1-2}, pages={35-7} }