Death in ED

July 26, 2021

Do you need to Refer?  –A qualified medical practitioner certifies death is due to natural causes and –The family or other party do not raise… Read more

NightOWLS – Overnight Crisis

July 23, 2021

Night OWLS is a confidential support line for children, young people, their parents and carers who live in Bradford, Leeds, Calderdale, Kirklees and Wakefield. This… Read more

SNAP (paracetamol toxicity)

July 20, 2021

In Aug 2021 the treatment of paracetamol toxicity within the trust is due to change, for both adults and children. We will start using the… Read more

Legionnaires Disease

July 20, 2021

There has been a resent increase in cases of Legionnaires Disease in the North West. So remember to request Urine Legionella Antigen test, if you… Read more

Hypothermic Arrest [Adult] – European Resus Council Guidance 2021

July 16, 2021

True Hypothermic Arrest is thankfully rare in the UK. However, when it does happen it is resource intense and prolonged. The ERC 2021 guidance has… Read more

Post ROSC CT Protocol

July 16, 2021

Within ED we often have little information about the patient we are resuscitating. Post-ROSC (return of spontaneous circulation )we commonly perform CT head, but evidence… Read more

Ophthalmology Referral Pathway

July 12, 2021

The following pathway will continue post-pandemic Direct dial from HRI 152539, From CRH 2539. Read more

Urology Referral Pathways

July 1, 2021

Referral The first point of contact for urology advice and referral is the general surgical SHO. This is the on-call surgical SHO carrying the on-call… Read more