Posted on Tuesday, September 10th, 2013 at 3:52 pm
Vast resources are available to individuals researching injuries from pharmaceuticals or prescription medication or medical devices such as Mirena IUD, Zimmer Knee replacement systems, DePuy Hips and metal-on-metal hips and pelvic mesh or transvaginal mesh. Many families facing injuries from prescription medication and drugs or medical devices will face surgery in an attempt to lessen their suffering and agony. Surgeries are frightening experiences and families generally know very little about what actually takes place in the operating room.
The U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) offer amazing videos of surgeries actually being performed. If an injured person wants to watch the surgery they have been scheduled for (or already had), they can view similar surgeries at this website from the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
A slightly less academic resource (this one has a cartoon doctor) that allows the viewer to “perform” the surgery can be found here,