Pregnancy and Mental Health

Services at | Updated 27 Mar 2020

Below you will find useful links to information in relation to pregnancy and mental health. Anxiety UK – advice and helpline https://www.anxietyuk.org.uk/blog/health-and-other-forms-of-anxiety-and-coronavirus Mind – Coronavirus and your wellbeing https://www.mind.org.uk/information-support/coronavirus-and-your-wellbeing/#TakeCareOfYourMentalHealthAndWellbeing Mental Health Foundation – Looking after your mental health during coronavirus outbreak https://www.mentalhealth.org.uk/publications/looking-after-your-mental-health-during-coronavirus-outbreak OCD Action – skype/phone support groups https://www.ocdaction.org.uk/support-groups/online2 Place2Be …


Haematology – Thrombosis and Anticoagulation Services

Services at | Updated 26 Mar 2020

Thrombosis and Anticoagulation Services during the COVID-19 outbreak COVID-19 is a viral infection caused by a newly emerged form of coronavirus particularly affecting the upper airways and lungs. Everyone in the population needs to be vigilant about minimising the risk of infection, monitoring for signs of infection and reducing risk …


Haematology – ITP (immune thrombocytopenia)

Services at | Updated 29 Mar 2020

COVID-19 update for patients with ITP and those on immunosuppressive medication (medications that affect your immune system) COVID-19 is a viral infection caused by a newly emerged form of coronavirus particularly affecting the upper airways and lungs. Everyone in the population needs to be vigilant about minimising the risk of …


ENT: Patient information

Services at | Updated 9 Mar 2020

On this page you will find links to patient information leaflets, which help explain more about common ENT conditions and operations. There are also links below to useful organisations and resources for patients with ENT conditions. Patient information leaflets Coming soon Useful links The links below are to useful websites …


Useful documents including proformas and referral forms

Services at | Updated 4 Mar 2020

SGH Annual Review Proforma – SCD SHG Thalassaemia annual review Proforma Sickle Cell Retinopathy Clinic Referral Form


Trust Guidelines and Policies on the Management of sickle cell disease and thalassaemia

Services at | Updated 23 Mar 2020

ACUTE MANAGEMENT SGH_HN506a_guidelines Acute complications of SCD SGH_HN506b_guidelines Acute complications of thalassaemia SGH guidelines Spirometry in sickle cell crisis Feb 2019 Ed Guideline Management of Acute Painful Crisis (This is a new one – attached) SPECIALIST MANAGEMENT SCDT Guidelines Hydroxycarbamide Feb 2019 – renamed to SGH Hydroxycarbamide SGH guidelines Perioperativemanagement …


National Guidelines and standards

Services at | Updated 4 Mar 2020

BSH guidelines Acute Chest Syndrome SCD 2016 BSH guidelines Hydroxycarbamide in SCD – Children and Adults BSH Red cell transfusion SCD part 1 BSH Red Cell Transfusion SCD part 2 indications for transfusion 2016 SCS Standards for the Care of Adults with SCD 2018 TIF guidelines for the management of …


Contact Us

Services at | Updated 27 Feb 2020

Location of our services Fetal Medicine Unit Fourth floor, Lanesborough Wing Specialist Twin Midwife Clinic Fourth floor, Lanesborough Wing Day Assessment Unit Fourth floor, Lanesborough Wing Carmen Antenatal Ward Fourth floor, Lanesborough Wing Gwillim Postnatal Ward Fourth floor, Lanesborough Wing Delivery Suite First floor, Lanesborough Wing Neonatal Unit First floor, …


Clinical Services

Services at | Updated 2 Mar 2020

Treatments Antenatal screening: Combined first trimester screening Pre-eclampsia screening Prenatal diagnosis: NIPT (non-invasive prenatal testing) Chorionic villous sampling Amniocentesis Routine assessment of fetal growth, anatomy, and blood flow by experienced twin sonographers Specialist twin midwife appointments throughout the pregnancy Specialist perinatal mental health support Specialist breast feeding support Detailed fetal …


Information about your pregnancy

Services at | Updated 4 Mar 2020

Pregnancy and Antenatal care – what to expect when you are expecting Finding out you are having twins or more: Support for twins Support for triplets Your journey with our twin specialist midwives Schedule of midwifery visits – what will happen at each appointment (BP, bloods, urine, booking delivery etc) …