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  • The Arthur Medical Centre - About medical tests and how to get your results
    a strict policy regarding confidentiality and data protection and we will only release test results to the person to whom they relate unless that person has given prior permission for the release of this data or they are not capable of understanding the results When you take your test you will be told how long it will be before the results are returned to the practice It is your responsibility to check your results and to make an appointment to discuss them with your doctor if your are advised to do so Blood Tests A blood test is when a sample of blood is taken for testing in a laboratory Blood tests have a wide range of uses and are one of the most common types of medical test For example a blood test can be used to assess your general state of health confirm the presence of a bacterial or viral infection see how well certain organs such as the liver and kidneys are functioning A blood test usually involves the phlebotomist taking a blood sample from a blood vessel in your arm and the usual place for a sample is the inside of the elbow or wrist where the veins are relatively close to the surface Blood samples from children are most commonly taken from the back of the hand The child s hand will be anaesthetised numbed with a special cream before the sample is taken You can find out more about blood tests their purpose and the way they are performed on the NHS Choices website X Ray An X ray is a widely used diagnostic test to examine the inside of the body X rays are a very effective way of detecting problems with bones such as fractures They can also often identify problems with

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  • The Arthur Medical Centre - About medical tests and how to get your results
    a strict policy regarding confidentiality and data protection and we will only release test results to the person to whom they relate unless that person has given prior permission for the release of this data or they are not capable of understanding the results When you take your test you will be told how long it will be before the results are returned to the practice It is your responsibility to check your results and to make an appointment to discuss them with your doctor if your are advised to do so Blood Tests A blood test is when a sample of blood is taken for testing in a laboratory Blood tests have a wide range of uses and are one of the most common types of medical test For example a blood test can be used to assess your general state of health confirm the presence of a bacterial or viral infection see how well certain organs such as the liver and kidneys are functioning A blood test usually involves the phlebotomist taking a blood sample from a blood vessel in your arm and the usual place for a sample is the inside of the elbow or wrist where the veins are relatively close to the surface Blood samples from children are most commonly taken from the back of the hand The child s hand will be anaesthetised numbed with a special cream before the sample is taken You can find out more about blood tests their purpose and the way they are performed on the NHS Choices website X Ray An X ray is a widely used diagnostic test to examine the inside of the body X rays are a very effective way of detecting problems with bones such as fractures They can also often identify problems with

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  • The Arthur Medical Centre - Information for new patients wishing to join the doctors surgery
    to pre register click on the link below to open the form When you have completed all of the details click on the Send button to mail your form to us When you visit the surgery for the first time you will be asked to sign the form to confirm that the details are correct Pre registration Form Note that by sending the form you will be transmitting information about your self across the Internet and although every effort is made to keep this information secure no guarantee can be offered in this respect Alternatively you may print off a registration form fill it out and bring it in with you on your first visit to the practice Registration Form Practice Area The practice area includes Horsley Woodhouse Kilburn toward Belper as far as Whitemoor Lane Denby Denby Village Smalley Horsley Morley Coxbench Little Eaton and Holbrook In addition to the map and postcode search facility below a detailed OS Map showing the boundary is on display in our Waiting Room Registration of patients outside practice boundaries From January 2015 GP Practices throughout England became free to register patients that live outside their defined boundaries However these new arrangements are voluntary for GP Practices The GP Partners at the Arthur Medical Centre have considered this situation and have decided to retain their policy of registering only patients that live within the existing practice boundary Current limitations on resources and the size of the premises in association with the era of high workload and demand have led to the judgement that insufficient capacity exists to expand registrations to out of area patients It is felt that such an expansion would jeopardise the level of service to the immediately local community Further general information on patient choice of GP practice can be

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  • The Arthur Medical Centre - Information for new patients wishing to join the doctors surgery
    to pre register click on the link below to open the form When you have completed all of the details click on the Send button to mail your form to us When you visit the surgery for the first time you will be asked to sign the form to confirm that the details are correct Pre registration Form Note that by sending the form you will be transmitting information about your self across the Internet and although every effort is made to keep this information secure no guarantee can be offered in this respect Alternatively you may print off a registration form fill it out and bring it in with you on your first visit to the practice Registration Form Practice Area The practice area includes Horsley Woodhouse Kilburn toward Belper as far as Whitemoor Lane Denby Denby Village Smalley Horsley Morley Coxbench Little Eaton and Holbrook In addition to the map and postcode search facility below a detailed OS Map showing the boundary is on display in our Waiting Room Registration of patients outside practice boundaries From January 2015 GP Practices throughout England became free to register patients that live outside their defined boundaries However these new arrangements are voluntary for GP Practices The GP Partners at the Arthur Medical Centre have considered this situation and have decided to retain their policy of registering only patients that live within the existing practice boundary Current limitations on resources and the size of the premises in association with the era of high workload and demand have led to the judgement that insufficient capacity exists to expand registrations to out of area patients It is felt that such an expansion would jeopardise the level of service to the immediately local community Further general information on patient choice of GP practice can be

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  • The Arthur Medical Centre - Information for new patients wishing to join the doctors surgery
    to pre register click on the link below to open the form When you have completed all of the details click on the Send button to mail your form to us When you visit the surgery for the first time you will be asked to sign the form to confirm that the details are correct Pre registration Form Note that by sending the form you will be transmitting information about your self across the Internet and although every effort is made to keep this information secure no guarantee can be offered in this respect Alternatively you may print off a registration form fill it out and bring it in with you on your first visit to the practice Registration Form Practice Area The practice area includes Horsley Woodhouse Kilburn toward Belper as far as Whitemoor Lane Denby Denby Village Smalley Horsley Morley Coxbench Little Eaton and Holbrook In addition to the map and postcode search facility below a detailed OS Map showing the boundary is on display in our Waiting Room Registration of patients outside practice boundaries From January 2015 GP Practices throughout England became free to register patients that live outside their defined boundaries However these new arrangements are voluntary for GP Practices The GP Partners at the Arthur Medical Centre have considered this situation and have decided to retain their policy of registering only patients that live within the existing practice boundary Current limitations on resources and the size of the premises in association with the era of high workload and demand have led to the judgement that insufficient capacity exists to expand registrations to out of area patients It is felt that such an expansion would jeopardise the level of service to the immediately local community Further general information on patient choice of GP practice can be

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  • The Arthur Medical Centre - Information for new patients wishing to join the doctors surgery
    to pre register click on the link below to open the form When you have completed all of the details click on the Send button to mail your form to us When you visit the surgery for the first time you will be asked to sign the form to confirm that the details are correct Pre registration Form Note that by sending the form you will be transmitting information about your self across the Internet and although every effort is made to keep this information secure no guarantee can be offered in this respect Alternatively you may print off a registration form fill it out and bring it in with you on your first visit to the practice Registration Form Practice Area The practice area includes Horsley Woodhouse Kilburn toward Belper as far as Whitemoor Lane Denby Denby Village Smalley Horsley Morley Coxbench Little Eaton and Holbrook In addition to the map and postcode search facility below a detailed OS Map showing the boundary is on display in our Waiting Room Registration of patients outside practice boundaries From January 2015 GP Practices throughout England became free to register patients that live outside their defined boundaries However these new arrangements are voluntary for GP Practices The GP Partners at the Arthur Medical Centre have considered this situation and have decided to retain their policy of registering only patients that live within the existing practice boundary Current limitations on resources and the size of the premises in association with the era of high workload and demand have led to the judgement that insufficient capacity exists to expand registrations to out of area patients It is felt that such an expansion would jeopardise the level of service to the immediately local community Further general information on patient choice of GP practice can be

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  • risk if the carer falls ill are a frontline health or social care worker see below If you are the parent of a child who is over six months old and has a long term condition on the list below speak to your GP about the flu vaccine Your child s condition may get worse if they catch flu Pregnant women It is recommended that all pregnant women should have the flu vaccine whatever stage of pregnancy they re in This is because there is good evidence that pregnant women have an increased risk of developing complications if they get flu particularly from the H1N1 strain Studies have shown that the flu vaccine can be safely and effectively given during any trimester of pregnancy The vaccine does not carry risks for either the mother or baby In fact studies have shown that mothers who have had the vaccine while pregnant pass some protection to their babies which lasts for the first few months of their lives People with medical conditions The flu vaccine is offered free to anyone who is over six months of age and has one of the following medical conditions chronic long term respiratory disease such as severe asthma COPD or bronchitis chronic heart disease such as heart failure chronic kidney disease at stage three four or five chronic liver disease such as hepatitis chronic neurological disease such as a stroke TIA or post polio syndrome diabetes a weakened immune system due to conditions such as HIV or treatments that suppress the immune system such as chemotherapy If you live with someone who has a weakened immune system you may also be able to have a flu vaccine Speak to your GP about this Frontline health or social care workers Employers are responsible for ensuring that arrangements are in place for frontline healthcare staff to have the flu vaccine Outbreaks of flu can occur in health and social care settings and staff patients and residents are at risk of infection Frontline health and social care staff should protect themselves by having the flu vaccine to prevent the spread of flu to colleagues and other members of the community If you care for someone who is elderly or disabled speak to your GP about getting vaccinated against seasonal flu You should also ensure that the person you care for has the flu jab Children An annual nasal spray flu vaccine will be offered to all children aged two three or four years on 1 September 2014 as part of the NHS childhood vaccination programme It will also be offered to children aged 2 18 with long term health conditions like diabetes heart disease and lung disease Children aged six months to 2 years with long term health conditions aren t able to have the nasal spray and will get the injected flu vaccine instead Who should not have the flu vaccination You should not have the flu vaccine if you have ever had an allergic reaction to a

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  • matters please contact your doctor or pharmacist for advice COPD Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease COPD Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease COPD is the name for a collection of lung diseases including chronic bronchitis emphysema and chronic obstructive airways disease The main symptom of COPD is an inability to breathe in and out properly This is also referred to as airflow obstruction What is COPD Useful Links NHS Choices Guide to the symptoms diagnosis treatment and risks of COPD from the NHS COPD Factsheet This factsheet is for people who have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease COPD or who would like information about it British Lung Foundation Information and guidance on living with COPD These links all come from trusted resources but if you are unsure about these or any other medical matters please contact your doctor or pharmacist for advice Diabetes Diabetes Diabetes is a long term chronic condition caused by too much glucose sugar in the blood It is also known as diabetes mellitus There are two types of diabetes type 1 and type 2 According to the charity Diabetes UK more than two million people in the UK have the condition and up to 750 000 more are believed to have it without realising they do More than three quarters of people with diabetes have type 2 diabetes mellitus This used to be known as non insulin dependent diabetes mellitus NIDDM or maturity onset diabetes mellitus The number of people with type 2 diabetes is rapidly increasing as it commoner in the overweight and obese which is itself a growing problem The remainder have type 1 diabetes mellitus which used to be known as insulin dependent diabetes mellitus What s the treatment for diabetes It s recognised that the sooner the blood sugar levels are brought under control the better the long term prospects of preventing damage Lifestyle advice about diet weight management and regular activity is the first step Type 1 diabetes will require immediate insulin therapy Type 2 diabetes will first be managed with a drug called Metformin if lifestyle changes alone aren t effective There are now several other drugs used in type 2 diabetes although eventually some type 2 diabetics will need insulin therapy as it s a progressive disease Diabetes UK How to take a blood glucose test There is further information and education on the Diabetes UK Video Site Useful Links Diabetes Healthtalkonline Healthtalkonline an award winning charity website lets you share in other people s experiences of health and illness An excellent resource compiled after interviewing a wide range of people suffering from heart disease Type 1 Diabetes An excellent resource with useful information and references relating to Type 1 Diabetes Type 2 Diabetes A useful resource regarding Type 2 Diabetes Diabetes UK Largest charity in the UK devoted to the care and treatment of people with diabetes in order to improve the quality of life for people with the condition NHS Choices Further information about symptoms treatment causes and prevention of Diabetes

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