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Informed Consent - Questions about your surgery


Are you facing surgery? You are not alone. Thousands of Australians have surgery each year. Most operations are not emergencies. This means you have time to ask your surgeon questions about the operation and time to decide whether to have it, and if so, when and where.

The following information sheet has been put together to assist you in this decision process:  

Important Questions to Ask About Your Surgery

Important Questions to Ask About Your Child/Young Person Surgery

Last updated: 7 July 2009