Injections of the drug canakinumab significantly reduced the number of fever episodes in children with three different types of recurrent fever conditions, in an international trial led at GOSH by Professor Paul Brogan.
CLOSED: The Royal Marsden Hospital (RMH) BRC is arranging a two-day residential course, “Pathway to Independence”, on 19 and 20 November in Cambridge. The course is aimed at early career Clinical Academics interested in becoming independent researchers, in particular those that are thinking of...
During Paul O’Grady’s Little Heroes, we’re shining a spotlight on the wonderful staff across the hospital who help children get better and fulfil their potential. Mr Neil Bulstrode, a Consultant Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, featured in Episode 1 as one of the team who looked after Mackenzie.
The Anaesthetic Pre-op Assessment (APOA) Unit prepares children, young people and their families and carers for planned hospital admissions requiring anaesthetic. At the assessment the APOA team will gather information about your health needs and we aim to provide our families with a good...
During Paul O’Grady’s Little Heroes, we’re shining a spotlight on the wonderful staff across the hospital who help children get better and fulfil their potential. Anna Jewitt, a Clinical Nurse Specialist, featured in Episode 1.
Nausea and vomiting (feeling and being sick) can occur as part of a range of conditions. Aprepitant is a medication used to stop nausea and vomiting or reduce how often it occurs and its severity. This information sheet from Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) describes aprepitant, how it can be used and some of the possible side effects.
Dr Peter Steer, the Chief Executive of Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH), has announced that he will be leaving at the end of the year to take up the position of Chief Executive at Mater Group in Brisbane, Australia.
Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) is delighted that a brand-new prime time ITV series based at the hospital, will air this summer. The six-part series will be fronted by Paul O’Grady and will follow the lives of some of the 618 amazing children and their families who come through the doors of GOSH every day.
This information sheet from Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) explains about vascular rings detected during a prenatal ultrasound scan and what this might mean for your child. It will support the information discussed with you by your doctor and nurse at your appointment and it is important to remember that every case is slightly different.