Patient journey through surgery
May 2019

How and why do we make decisions about treatment?

What I learnt from discussing the consent process with individuals from a number of different perspectives…

Elise Johanson
By Elise Johanson
Assessing health technology
March 2019

Assessing health technology - a medical student’s perspective

I’ve been looking at how decisions are made about implementing health technologies - what does good look like?

Elise Johanson
By Elise Johanson
OpInform Surgical Consent screenshot and Concentric Health logo
January 2019

From Surgical Consent to Concentric

Lots of exciting news to share - New name, big grant, and exciting job opportunities!

Dafydd Loughran
By Dafydd Loughran
The process for obtaining consent for a surgical procedure
September 2017

Obtaining consent for an operation

Here, in a piece written for the Student BMJ, read about the key components of a good consent process

Dafydd Loughran
By Dafydd Loughran
Handwritten surgical consent forms paper image
August 2017

Paper: Improving surgical consent by using electronic procedure-specific forms (econsent)

Can using electronic, procedure-specific consent forms reduce errors?

Edward St John
By Edward St John
Montgomery judgement
February 2017

Montgomery fallout

The Montgomery judgement brought significant change, but equally interesting has been how the courts have subsequently been applying these new principles…

Paul Sankey
By Paul Sankey