Originally Posted by herins
Okay, this was a disturbing sentence Yikes.
The gloves on the wall that are opened aren't sterile. The mw/ob should NOT be using these for cervical checks!!! They should be opening a package and applying sterile lubricant to the glove/package prior to inserting their fingers to check you. Insist on this!!! Doctor's offices/hospitals are dirty places.
When I went into PTL 2 weeks ago, both times they used sterile gloves.