This information from Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) explains what to expect when children and young people have dental treatment with a general anaesthetic and which treatment options might be carried out during the procedure, depending what we find on examination.
The aim of the forum is to ensure the Trust recognises and involves staff and volunteers who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans or non-binary (LGBT+) and/or relationship diverse or as an LGBT+ ally.
At its recent launch, the GOSH Black Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) Forum, supported by its Executive Sponsor and Chief Nurse Alison Robertson, announced its intention to support the best interests of BAME members and help the Trust in playing its part in building a sustainable, better future for all.
The excitement of having a new baby may be combined with worry as their genitals look different so further assessment may have been recommended. Your baby will be admitted to Kingfisher Ward for one day at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) to meet several specialists who can help you with your questions and to plan the next steps.
Ambrisentan belongs to a group of medicines called ‘endothelin receptor antagonists’. It is prescribed at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) to treat pulmonary hypertension (high blood pressure in the blood vessels in the lungs).
A dermoid cyst is a sac-like growth that is present at birth, containing structures such as hair, fluid, teeth or skin glands. This page from Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) explains the causes, symptoms and treatment of intracranial (inside the skull) dermoid cysts and where to get help.
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia is group of inherited conditions that are present at birth (congenital) where the adrenal gland is larger than usual (hyperplasia). This page from Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) explains about the medical condition congenital adrenal hyperplasia (CAH) and what to expect when your child comes to GOSH for assessment and treatment.
Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB) encompasses a group of rare genetic fragile skin conditions, which cause the skin to blister or shear in response to minimal friction or trauma. This page has been compiled by Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) and DEBRA, the national charity that supports people living and working with Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB).
Autoimmune encephalitis is a group of rare neurological condition causing inflammation of the brain. This page from Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) explains the causes, symptoms and treatment of autoimmune encephalitis and where to get help.
Jordan Benstead, a Senior Staff Nurse on Fox Ward, loves working at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) at Christmas time. She helps to arrange games, music and visits from celebrities to help the children on the ward, and their families, feel more festive.
A whole host of exciting scientific discoveries have been made at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) and the UCL Institute of Child Health (ICH). We’re unwrapping our biggest discoveries from the last 12 months.
My name is Dane, I am a clinical psychologist in the Specialist Health Conditions team and I am part of the Diabetes team at GOSH. I work with young people and families both on an inpatient and outpatient basis.
In celebration of the Year of Zayed, Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) and the UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health (ICH) welcomed a delegation from the Government of Abu Dhabi this week. This year celebrates 100 years since the birth of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, Founding Father of the UAE.
This free afternoon event aims to give an introduction for PhD students, early and mid career translational researchers in using health economic analysis. This will cover the basic principles of health economics, how you can effectively plan research and grants to include health economic analysis. This day will be supported by case studies from around UCL and London to show how this has happened in both clinical and non clinical settings.