X-rays X-rays are a type of radiation that can pass through the body and is absorbed at different rates by different parts of the body. A detector on the other side of the x-ray machine picks up the x-rays after they have passed through the body and turns them into an image. X-rays are carried… Continue reading



Young woman receiving medication injection in hospital

Anaesthetics Anaesthetics are used during surgery to numb certain areas or to induce sleep.  The types of anaesthetics which are used in the upper limb surgery are local anaesthetic, regional anaesthetic, and general anaesthetic.  The surgeon and the anaesthetist will discuss with you regarding this during the clinic visit and on the day of surgery.… Continue reading