2012, the NHS has made epilepsy surgery a nationally commissioned service and in England there are four centres designated as part of the Children’s Epilepsy Surgery Service (CESS). The recognised centres are Birmingham, Bristol, Liverpool/Manchester, and Great Ormond Street...
2012, the NHS has made epilepsy surgery a nationally commissioned service and in England there are four centres designated as part of the Children’s Epilepsy Surgery Service (CESS). The recognised centres are Birmingham, Bristol, Liverpool/Manchester, and Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH...
The General Paediatric Team provides general paediatric medical input to patients across the hospital to support and improve holistic care for children and young people in Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH).
The Mildred Creak Unit (MCU) is an intensive intervention 10-bed inpatient unit admitting children from seven to 15 years of age with a range of mental health problems such as eating disorders, somatising disorders and other emotional and behavioural disorders.
The Craniofacial Unit at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) is one of four supra-regional funded centres in England. Our multidisciplinary team diagnoses and treats all forms of craniosynostosis as well as other conditions affecting the skull and face.
The Neuroimmunology Centre at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) is a national referral centre dedicated to the care of children and adolescents with demyelinating disorders and immune conditions affecting the central nervous system.
Some young people feel OK about coming to Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) but others can find it hard to be a teenager in hospital. We understand this, and have a few suggestions for how to make your stay a bit easier.
Children as young as eight have body dissatisfaction that can trigger eating disorder behaviours in adolescence finds a study led by the UCL Institute of Child Health, the research partner of Great Ormond Street Hospital.
A new protein that appears to play a role in mitochondrial disease – a rare condition where a lack of energy in cells means that they can’t function properly – could prove to be important in conditions such as Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and Huntington’s diseases.
The Child and Adolescent Mental Health team work in the Mildred Creak Unit at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH). This is an inpatient psychiatric unit which treats children and young people with emotional difficulties and mental health problems, such as anorexia nervosa and complex psychosomatic conditions.
This is the ward where children and young people having specialist orthopaedic and spinal surgery are nursed. Patients on this ward tend to have conditions like congenital limb problems and osteogenesis imperfecta.