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Posted by Jane Hopwood, Jun 20 2015 8:49AM

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LOWER ABDOMINAL HERNIA KEYHOLE SURGERY

How soon can I massage my client's back after his keyhole surgery and any precautions or treatment adjustments needed. Kind regards Jane
CThA CThA
Jun 23 2015 2:26PM
Hi Jane,

Our Subject Matter Experts have responded with the following.

Before treatment it is advised that medical, GP or Specialist permission should be sort and in circumstances where written medical permission cannot be obtained the client must sign an informed consent stating that the treatment and its effects have been fully explained to them and confirm that they are willing to proceed without permission from their GP or Specialist

It might be worth checking the following websites GCMT @ www.gcmt.org.uk and CNHC @ www.cnhc.org.uk for further information.

Regards,
CThA
Jennifer Spall
Jun 23 2015 7:48PM
Hi Jane

I am treating one of my regular clients who has had the same procedure. His surgeon advised him that as soon as it was healed and he felt comfortable lying prone on the couch he could have treatment. He has had no problems since resuming treatment.

Jenny
Jane Hopwood
Jun 24 2015 7:05AM
Thanks both. Thanks Jenny thats what I have been thinking Thank you for making time to reply. Best wishes

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