Privacy in Germany is an interesting concept for foreigners. On the one hand, Germans are very private. When Google Street View finally came to Germany, such a fuss was made over the privacy issue, that Germans were given an option to have their house blurred out of the photos.
Sheila Harosky said a colleague approached her with cellphone photos when she returned to work after recovering from surgery. The images showed an anesthetized Harosky on an operating table at Washington Hospital, naked from the ankles up. She was employed as an operating room secretary at the hospital at the time.
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By Mark Duell. Hospital visitors were able to watch surgeons operating on a naked patient after window blinds were left open, it was claimed today. Miss Walsh said that she, three visitors and a patient all saw the surgery taking place in a room in the building opposite to where she was.
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That was the last thing the nurse said as she walked out of the operating room. And she said it rather forcefully, as if from previous experience she had seen grown men, naked from the waist down, high on valium, wander around an operating room touching the surgical equipment. And yes, here I was, naked from the waist down, on valium, lying on an operating table, alone.
There has been recent controversy regarding recommendations and regulations concerning operating room attire. We performed a nonsystematic literature search regarding operating room attire and surgical site infection SSI risk. Much of the literature relies on air sampling and culture of operating room equipment but does not present evidence regarding effect on SSI risk.
The incident has prompted a state investigation and a civil lawsuit by the patient against the hospital and the doctor over the alleged breach of medical privacy. Her anesthesiologist, Dr. Patrick Yang, was disciplined but kept his privileges at the hospital, and the employees involved in the incident likewise were disciplined but not fired, according to the hospital.
She was referring to doctors who have sex with their patients. The subject of sex with patients is not a hot topic in doctors' lounges around most towns. It excites non-doctors far more.
Any time the skin is violated, there is the possibility of infection. Surgeons, of course, have known this ever since they started taking sharp objects to skin, either to remove limbs or organs or rearrange anatomy for therapeutic intent. We also know that the risk of a surgical site infection SSI varies depending on the procedure.