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"Restriction on surgical mesh not enough"

One woman who has suffered severe pain and her mobility was limited after surgical mesh was left inside her body after an operation in 2006 says "Every time you move it's like a saw."

This week, Medsafe announced that surgical mesh used for some gynaecological procedures will be removed from New Zealand's supply by January 4. Glenys Mahoney said restricting mesh was a good start but there needed to be more action. Click here to read more.


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