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DMSA scan

This page from Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) explains about the DMSA scan used to look at your child’s kidneys, what is involved and what to expect when your child comes to Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) for the scan.

Rachel Bryant-Waugh

Dr Rachel Bryant-Waugh is a Consultant Clinical Psychologist. She has worked at Great Ormond Street Hospital for 20 years, 17 as a qualified psychologist, now as Joint Head of the Feeding and Eating Disorders Service and Lead Psychologist in the Department of Child and Adolescent Mental Health (DCAMH).

Short-term steroid treatment

Our adrenal and reproductive glands naturally produce hormonal substances called steroids. There are many types of steroids and all have different effects on the body.

Common types of steroids used are: prednisolone, budesonide, hydrocortisone, dexamethasone, fludrocortisone and, occasionally, methylprednisolone. These steroids are known as corticosteroids. They are different to the anabolic (performance-enhancing) steroids.

British Society for Gene and Cell Therapy and BRC Junior Faculty Early Career Development Day (ECDC)

This event and programme has been brought together by our ECDC subcommittee to help enhance career possibilities for ECRs and facilitate networking with a focus on establishing collaborative links to strengthen fellowship applications.

About the General Paediatric Team

We are an enthusiastic and friendly team of General Paediatric Consultants based at Great Ormond Street (GOSH). We provide general medical and safeguarding support for in/out patients across the whole trust. We aim to improve the holistic care for children, young people and their families by supporting the lead teams with their care.

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