Internal Reference Number: FOI_5377
Date Request Received: 04/11/2019 10:34:27
Date Request Replied To: 29/11/2019 08:58:32
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Request Summary: IBD Data, medicines resorces and number of Gastro team members
Request Category: Companies
|Question Number 1:|
How many members are in the MDTs within the trust, and professional makeup (ie, how many consultant gastroenterologists, clinical nurse specialists, colorectal surgeons, dietitians and other specialisations)
|Answer To Question 1:|
Monthly IBD MDT normally consists of: 1 Gastroenterologist, 1 Clinical nurse specialist, 1 Colorectal surgeon, 1 Radiologist.
|Question Number 2:|
Available facilities for patients with IBD in the trust (endoscopy, biologics infusion, radiography)
|Answer To Question 2:|
All three facilities available.
|Question Number 3:|
The Trust’s treatment pathway protocols for patients with moderate-to-severe ulcerative colitis (other patient treatment pathway protocols for ulcerative colitis/IBD may also be of interest)
|Answer To Question 3:|
No official protocols in place.
|Question Number 4:|
Following treatment with a biologic to induce remission, how often are patients checked up on?
|Answer To Question 4:|
|Question Number 5:|
Please could you provide the following number of patients treated with the biologics below in the last 12 months (latest 12 months if possible), in the table attached?
|Answer To Question 5:|
Please see attached.Biologic numbers.docx
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Our staff at Salisbury District Hospital have long been well regarded for the quality of care and treatment they provide for our patients and for their innovation, commitment and professionalism. This has been recognised in a wide range of achievements and it is reflected in our award of NHS Foundation Trust status. This is afforded to hospitals that provide the highest standards of care.