TITLE

Putting women in control

AUTHOR(S)
Bewley, Susan
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);12/09/2000, Vol. 321 Issue 7274, p1454
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the reasons that obstetricians and gynecologists should consider allowing female patients to insert speculi into their vaginas. Standard practice which is for doctors to insert speculi; Ease with which women conduct self-insertion compared to the difficulties that can occur when doctors perform the task; Belief of the author that doctors insert the speculi because they are uncomfortable relinquishing control.
ACCESSION #
3845903

 

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