Hypogastric nerve block is now routinely offered to Uterine Artery Embolisation patients. Dr Harding has been offering both NHS and private patients this technique for nearly two years.
It is proving safe and effective
Ongoing audit and study of the technique is being undertaken at UHCW; early data suggests positive results in line with North American published data.
Recent visit to the CIRSE 2019 meeting in Barcelona; a fantastic event where the whole world of Interventional Radiology meets.
A great chance to discuss IR with expert international colleagues, bring new thoughts and ideas back to my UK practice!
In consultation with my preferred regular Anaesthetist Dr Matthew Wyse, we are reviewing our regular analgesia protocol for fibroid patients
NICE approval given for PAE for men with lower urinary tract symptoms due to benign prostatic enlargement both in the NHS and private sector.
UKRoPE study published. Well done to all contributing centres including ourselves at UHCW for this coordinated effort!