Mesh removal surgeries carried out in Scotland are to be reviewed amid mounting concerns, we can reveal.
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has called US mesh removal expert Dr Dionysios Veronikis to ask him to come to Scotland.
Mesh campaigners are calling for a proposed trip by Scottish surgeons to America to be scrapped as they claim is pointless.
The Sunday Post View: The First Minister is right to meet the victims of mesh. It is not before time
Better late than never hardly covers it but last week Nicola Sturgeon finally suggested that, yes, she might, finally, meet some of Scotland’s mesh-damaged women.
Mesh-injured women demand review of every removal amid fears that scores of life-threatening implants remain in place despite surgery
Mesh survivors have demanded a review of every removal carried out by Scots surgeons amid growing fears that scores of life-threatening implants remain in place.
Tory leader Jackson Carlaw has pressed Nicola Sturgeon over what was being done to help women who have suffered painful and debilitating side effects from vaginal mesh surgery.
Sorry, I’m out: World-leading mesh doctor calls off trip saying Scots surgeons don’t want to learn and officials don’t want to know
A world-renowned mesh removal surgeon has withdrawn his offer to come to Scotland after accusing health officials of needless delay and disrespect.
“This surgery did not just change my life, it saved my life”: Mesh victim hails kindness of surgeon and supporters after trip to US is arranged days before she lost an organ
Claire Daisley could suffer no longer.
World-leading mesh surgeon reveals months of talks have failed to fix his trip to Scotland despite minister’s pledge
The world-leading surgeon who operated on Claire Daisley has voiced frustration at delays in his proposed trip to Scotland to train surgeons and help other mesh-damaged women.
VIDEO: Crippled in Scotland, saved in the States… Mesh victim Claire Daisley shares her story in today’s Sunday Post
Repeatedly told by doctors that everything that could be done to ease her crippling agony had been done, Claire Daisley was resigned to an awful operation that would change her life forever.
Don’t look, don’t see: Family ask why there was no post mortem for first woman in the UK officially killed by mesh
The family of the first woman in the UK to have mesh listed as one of the causes of her death has demanded an inquiry into why a post mortem was not ordered.