Ban vaginal mesh operations, says NICE...
29 Nov 2017
Health Watchdog NICE has been reported as planning to recommend that vaginal mesh operations should be banned from treating organ prolapse in England.
The report, coming from BBC’s Victoria Derbyshire Show, includes draft guidelines from NICE which say that the implants should only be used for research, not routine operations.
This comes following a spate of errors and injuries caused by surgical mesh implants, such as the implant cutting into the patient’s vagina, leaving them in Read more