Reducing need for hysterectomy

Bradford GPSI Dr Anne Connolly performed the first endometrial ablations in primary care last month.

Her work means women in Bradford will have faster access to the technique, which can reduce the need for hysterectomy. Such procedures would normally be undertaken in hospital. Instead, they are being carried out at Bradford's Westwood Park Diagnostic and Treatment Centre. Dr Connolly said: 'Patients have reported less pain, and have a quick recovery.'

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