Pulmonary hypertension is a rare lung disorder which sees excessively raised blood pressure in the pulmonary artery. As part of the Cardiorespiratory clinical unit, the Pulmonary Hypertension service is a National Commissioning Group (NCG)-supported specialised service of the NHS.
The department of Radiology at Great Ormond Street Children’s Hospital (GOSH) offers a comprehensive range of diagnostic imaging and interventional radiology services for children from newborns to 16 years of age.
The Respiratory Medicine and Transitional Care Unit has a multidisciplinary approach to the investigation and management of children with acute or chronic lung disease or complex respiratory conditions.
The Specialist Neonatal and Paediatric Surgery (SNAPS) department at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) provides specialist surgical treatment for newborn babies (neonatal) and children (paediatric) with congenital (present at birth) conditions as well as diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, diaphragm and abdominal wall.