This is a wide-ranging area of surgery with many subspecialties. The defining feature of general surgeons is that they have a wide range of knowledge and skills to deal with all kinds of surgical emergencies, with an emphasis on acute abdominal problems. They also carry out a large number of elective operations.
Video Consulting is being used in General Surgery across a number of Health Boards.
These Services are using the Attend Anywhere platform as part of the NHS Wales Video Consulting Service.
The following Health Boards have gone 'Live' with Attend Anywhere:
SBUHB April 20
- Swansea Bay University Health Board