Patients have been testing their own kidney function at home as part of a clinical study that could help revolutionise patient care. Renal patients at The James Cook University Hospital have been self-testing their own blood and urine samples using two hand held devices.
News archive (December, 2019)
Patients undergoing short medical procedures can now administer their own pain relief thanks to a small handheld inhaler. The novel pain control method has been introduced at the Friarage Hospital in Northallerton and has completely eliminated the need for anaesthetic or intravenous drugs for patients using it.