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Hospital at Home

Last updated on Monday, April 9, 2018

The Children’s Hospital at Home Team consists of a group of experienced Children’s Nurses providing acute nursing care in the child’s home. The service is intended for children who could be nursed at home for all or part of their illness. Following admission to hospital, children who require furt...

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Tag:   Intravenous (1)     antibiotic (1)     Oncology (1)     Surgical (1)     Dermatology (1)     oxygen therapy (1)     home care (7)     home therapy (1)     home team (1)    

Renal Services at The Countess of Chester Hospital

Last updated on Friday, December 29, 2017

The Chester Dialysis Unit is situated on the Countess of Chester Hospital site. The renal unit at the Countess was opened in January 2006. It is part of a renal outpatient department that includes home therapies, outpatient clinics and an intravenous iron programme. The unit has 17 stations for...

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Tag:   Dialysis (1)     haemodialysis (2)     haemodiafiltration (3)     kidney (6)     renal (4)    

Pharmacy Service

Last updated on Friday, August 16, 2019

At WUTH, our award-winning pharmacy team ensure that patients cared for in our hospitals have safe and effective medicines available to them 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We have a strong team of pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, assistant technical officers and administrative staff to support...

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Neonatal Research

Last updated on Monday, May 23, 2022

Study Title: AZTEC 2 - Long term follow-up of Azithromycin Therapy for Chronic Lung Disease of Prematurity Principal Investigator:  Dr Pek Lee Research Nurses: Lucy Lewis and Sharon Hughes ************************** Study Title : PADDINGToN - Parent Co-designed Drug Information for Parents a...

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Surgery Research

Last updated on Thursday, July 7, 2022

Study Title – ALLEGRO: A placebo controlled randomised trial of intravenous lidocaine in accelerating gastrointestinal recovery after colorectal surgery  Principal Investigator: Dr Heather Black  Research Nurse: Julie Grindey  *******************************************************************...

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Last updated on Monday, October 5, 2020

Anaemia happens when the number of healthy red blood cells in your body is too low. Red blood cells carry oxygen to all of the body’s tissues, so a low red blood cell count indicates that the amount of oxygen in your blood is lower than it should be.  Anaemia can be due to many causes but a commo...

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Last updated on Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Intravenous sedation is the most common form of sedation and is the use of drugs through a cannula in a vein (a drip) to make you feel less anxious and it will often make you drowsy or sleepy. The drugs may actually make you sleep and the drugs can make you forget what has happened. Other ways of...

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Day case journey

Last updated on Monday, November 30, 2020

After your procedure, you will be taken from theatre into the recovery area where a nurse will look after you until you are not too sleepy and also fairly pain free. The anaesthetist will have given you painkillers and anti-sickness medication during surgery to ensure that you are comfortable af...

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