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Read this article | 'Top Up' on Hands: Trigger Finger

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Our specialist Hand Surgeons, Mr Abhilash Jain, Professor Jagdeep Nanchahal and Mr Shehan Hettiaratchy, discuss the problems and treatments for ‘trigger finger’

Area

Hand and Wrist

Contributor

 Ms Melita Ryan


Read this article | An Update on Melanoma

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Mr Alastair MacKenzie Ross, Consultant Plastic Surgeon at The Wellington Hospital, discusses the rise in melanoma cases and what can be done to prevent late diagnosis

Area

Skin Cancer

Contributor

 Mr Alastair MacKenzie Ross


Read this article | Finger on the Pulse: Cardiology Services

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The Cardiac services department at The Wellington Hospital is one of the largest in the UK, with some of the nation’s most distinguished cardiologists and cardiac surgeons leading specialist medical teams

Area

Cardiology

Contributor

     Practice Matters


Read this article | Ovarian Cancer - The Silent Killer

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Mr Angus McIndoe, Consultant Gynaecologist, discusses the causes and symptoms of ovarian cysts and cancer and the need for advances in earlier detection methods

Area

Gynaecology

Contributor

 Mr Angus McIndoe


Read this article | Stepping Up to the Mark: Foot and Ankle injuries

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An introduction to The Foot and Ankle Unit at The Wellington Hospital, combining the latest technology with the experience of a skilled team of orthopaedic surgeons

Area

Foot and Ankle

Contributor

 Mr Andrew  Goldberg


Read this article | Surgical options for the Arthritic Knee

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Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Mr Jonathon Lavelle, from The Knee Unit discusses surgical treatments for osteoarthritis

Area

Knee

Contributor

 Mr Jonathon Lavelle


Read this article | The Essential Guide to Arthritis of the Shoulder

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Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Mr Omar Haddo, presents a guide to recognising arthritis of the shoulder

Area

Shoulder

Contributor

 Mr Omar Haddo


Read this article | Thinking to the Future: 5th Annual Brain Injury Conference

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The Wellington Hospital proudly sponsors the UKABIF 5th Annual Brain Injury Conference

Area

Neurology

Contributor

     Practice Matters


Read this article | Treatment Strategies for Urinary Incontinence

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Consultant Urologist, Mr Rizwan Hamid, discusses the various treatments available for urinary incontinence and the importance of seeking help for this common problem

Area

Urology

Contributor

 Mr Rizwan Hamid


Read this article | When life returns to normal following robotic prolapse surgery

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Two patients sum up how they found living with a rectal prolapse and the operation that helped improve their quality of life

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Area

Colorectal

Contributor

 Mr Colin Elton


Read this article | When should a patient be referred to a Neurologist?

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Dr James Rakshi talks about how to assess a neurological patient and when to consider referring urgently to a Neurologist or A&E

Area

Neurology

Contributor

 Dr James Rakshi


Issue
Number:
13
Title:
Neurology in Mind
Published:
September 2013
Cover:
Virtual Magazine
 
 
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