IDDSI Fluid Levels & Information

Services at | Updated 10 Apr 2019

4 – Extremely Thick 3 – Moderately Thick 2 – Mildly Thick 1 – Slightly Thick 0 – Thin   Level 4 – Extremely Thick What is an extremely thick fluid? It is a fluid which: Cannot be drunk from a cup Cannot be sucked through a straw Shows some …


IDDSI Diet Levels & Information

Services at | Updated 10 Apr 2019

7 – Regular 7* – Regular Easy Chew 6 – Soft and Bite Sized 5 – Minced and Moist 4 – Pureed 3 – Liquidised Transitional Foods   Level 7 – Regular What is a Regular diet? It is a diet which: Normal, everyday foods of various textures that are …


Pelvic Online Referral Proforma

Services at | Updated 15 Apr 2019


Additional Resources

Services at | Updated 28 Mar 2019

The National Deaf Children Society (NDCS) has a wide range of leaflets and information on childhood hearing impairment, including advice on education, benefits and support, additional disabilities, and different causes of hearing loss. More information and links to their leaflets is available on their website www.ndcs.org.uk which is free to …


Child to Adult Transition

Services at | Updated 28 Mar 2019

We offer a transition service for young adults moving from paediatric services (which are clinician-led) to adult services (which are patient-led). We have a dedicated transition audiologist named Emilee Gosnell, who can be contacted through the departmental contact number on 020 8725 1151 or via departmental email on stgh-tr.audiology@nhs.net. We …


Hearing Aid Masterclass

Services at | Updated 28 Mar 2019

Hearing Aid Masterclass Are you afraid you’ll break your hearing aid trying to do a simple repair? Would you like to learn more about repairing & maintaining your hearing aid(s) independently? If so, then our Hearing Aid Masterclass is for you. This class is for patients and relatives alike to …


Thyroid Cancer

Services at | Updated 16 Apr 2019

The thyroid is a butterfly shaped gland at the front of the neck which produces thyroid hormone that the body uses to regulate its metabolism amongst other functions. Thyroid cancer includes a variety of tumours with different biological behaviour, with the vast majority (over 90%), occurring as well differentiated cancers …


Renal – laparoscopy and robotic surgery

Services at | Updated 25 Mar 2019

Kidney cancer, also known as renal cancer, is the eighth most common cancer in the UK. Patients may not always have symptoms and kidney cancer is often incidentally detected on scans for unrelated conditions or routine check-ups. Our department offers surgical treatment for kidney cancer including minimally invasive techniques such …


Bladder Cancer

Services at | Updated 26 Apr 2019

Bladder cancer is the 7th commonest cancer in the UK with 10,000 new diagnoses and 5,000 deaths from bladder cancer every year. Bladder cancer is usually identified during investigations for blood in the urine (haematuria) and is treatable in the majority of the cases. We run one-stop rapid access haematuria …


Prostate Cancer

Services at | Updated 26 Apr 2019

St George’s University Hospital is a leading centre for the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer. We are one of three centres that piloted the RAPID prostate cancer diagnostic centre, where patients with suspected prostate cancer are seen and investigated on the same day. We won the prestigious HSJ award …