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Informed Consent - Neurosurgery

Please note: The Medical Board of Australia recently published Guidelines: Sexual boundaries in the doctor-patient relationship. These guidelines, which came into effect on 12 December 2018, provide guidance on establishing and maintaining sexual boundaries in the doctor-patient relationship. To support hospitals/individual health practitioners/patients to comply with these guidelines, our Informed Consent forms and Patient Information sheets for procedures requiring intimate examinations, have been updated in the relevant surgical areas, indicated below by an (*).

Two separate additional student consent forms (adult and child/young person), indicated below by an (**), are to be used for patients to complete if the procedure is yet to occur and prior consent has been undertaken on the previous version of informed consent forms, or if the procedure consent form does not have a student section included.

Adult  |  Child/Young Person

Title

File Size

Version

A Additional Student Consent ** 2.4 MB 1
Anaesthetic Patient Information Sheets  
Anterior Cervical Discectomy - Inter Body Fusion

138 KB

2

Biopsy of Cerebral Space Occupying Lesion

136 KB

2

Blood & Blood Products Transfusion - Consent Form & Patient Information

914 KB

6

Blood & Blood Products Transfusion - Patient Information

31 KB

5

Burr Holes for Haematoma

98 KB

2

Carpal Tunnel Release

113 KB

2

Cervical Foraminotomy

80 KB

5

Cervical Laminectomy

177 KB

2

Cervical Laminoplasty

178 KB

2

Craniotomy & Clipping of Cerebral Aneurysm

125 KB

2

Craniotomy & Repair of Anterior Cranial Fossa Floor

149 KB

2

Craniotomy & Resection of Intrinsic Lesion

151 KB

5

Craniotomy for Evacuation of Intracranial Haematoma

92 KB

2

Deep Brain Stimulation

207 KB

2

Elevation of Depressed Skull Fracture

81 KB

2

Endoscopic Procedure and &/-Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy

173 KB

2

Generic Consent - Adult *
This form is now located under Miscellaneous speciality. 
  
Insertion of External Ventricular Drain

97 KB

2

Insertion of Syrinx Shunt

136 KB

2

Insertion of Ventricular Shunt

90 KB

2

Intracranial Pressure Monitoring

79KB

2

Lumbar Decompression Laminectomy

172 KB

2

Lumbar Decompression & Pedicle Screw Fusion

140 KB

2

Lumbar Discectomy

138 KB

2

Lumbar Disc Replacement

184 KB

2

Microvascular Decompression for Trigeminal Neuralgia

158 KB

2

Minimally Invasive Decompression for Lumbar Canal Stenosis

163 KB

5

Minimally Invasive Lumbar Discectomy

356 KB

2

Muscle Biopsy

77 KB

2

Nerve Biopsy

76 KB

2

Percutaneous Decompression for Trigeminal Neuralgia

164 KB

2

Posterior Fossa Decompression

137 KB

2

Thalamotomy/Pallidotomy

93 KB

2

Transsphenioidal Removal for Pituitary Tumour

176 KB

2

Ulnar Nerve Decompression at the Elbow

93 KB

6

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Child/Young Person  |  Adult

Title

File Size

Version

About Your Child's Anaesthetic
This patient information sheet is now located under Anaesthetics speciality.
  
Generic Consent - Child/Young Person*
This form is now located under Miscellaneous speciality. 
  

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Last updated: 23 January 2019