Alan Tristram says the next time he’s asked for his name on the way to an operating theatre at Wellington Hospital he’ll ask the surgeon for his name first.
Why,? Because, as the NZ Herald says, police were called this week after n unknown person disguised themself in scrubs and sidled into an operating theatre during a major surgercal operation.
Tristram says he’s had several operations where it’s impossible to tell who’s doing what once you’re sedated and on the way to the theatre.
In this case, it’s understood the patient was unconscious on the operating table.
Full story in the NZ Herald <https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12362165>