Sirolimus (also known as rapamycin) is an immunosuppressant medicine used at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH), which damps down the immune system. It is most commonly used following kidney transplant to prevent the new kidney being rejected by the body. However it is now being used for other medical conditions.
The purpose of this document is to provide guidance for the insertion and management of Continuous Local Anaesthetic Infusion via Transversus Abdominis Plane (TAP) at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH).
This page from Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) explains bowel washouts using an antegrade colonic enema (ACE). Bowel washouts are a method of dealing with constipation or with soiling, which is the leakage of faeces (poo) other than during a bowel movement.
This guideline is to provide guidance on the administration of oxygen therapy in a non-emergency situation at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH).
NOTE: We review our guidelines regularly and this guideline is now past its review date. The content of the guideline below may not reflect the most recent evidence based practice. Please use with caution.
This section explains about Growing Up, Gaining Independence, a framework we use at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) to encourage and support young people to become as independent as they can with their healthcare.