consultant clinic

consultant clinic

A clinic which is part of the service provided by one or more specialties. A consultant is normally in overall charge of the clinic, but may not always be present. The patients are seen by consultants or other healthcare professionals within the team.

Raison d'être
Management of patients referred by GPs, consultant colleagues or other healthcare provider(s). Consultant clinics may encompass assessment, investigation, diagnosis, treatment, follow-up or counseling.

Some UK uses of the word clinic differ from American medical English. As used here, clinic means “a period during which a consultant (specialist) sees patients”, i.e., clinical session.
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It also featured seminars on topics such as complete kitchen solutions at design stage, blast freezing techniques for tomorrow's kitchens and eco-friendly exhaust systems as well as a Chef Networking Point for visiting chefs to interact and network and a Kitchen Consultant Clinic that provided design and trouble shooting advice.
Seminars on topics such as complete kitchen solutions at design stage, blast freezing techniques for tomorrow's kitchens and eco-friendly exhaust systems were held, as well as a chef networking point for visiting chefs to interact and network and a kitchen consultant clinic that provides design and troubleshooting advice to commercial kitchen owners.
The Kitchen Equipment and Technology Exhibition Middle East is featuring seminars on topics such as complete kitchen solutions at design stage, blast freezing techniques for tomorrow's kitchens and eco-friendly exhaust systems, apart from a Chef Networking Point for visiting chefs to interact and network and a Kitchen Consultant Clinic that provides design & trouble shooting advice to commercial kitchen owners.
Low risk patients will be seen by a hospital or community optometrist, or a less senior doctor and a high risk patient will be seen in a consultant clinic.
Clearly, visiting consultant clinic sites are an important mechanism for providing medical oncology services in rural communities and need to be included in any studies of geographic access to cancer care in rural areas.
Husain), and the Ear, Nose & Throat Consultant Clinic, KPJ Seremban Specialist Hospital, Seremban, Malaysia (Dr.
The service is commissioned by NHS South of Tyne and Wear, working on behalf South Tyneside PCT, and the Gateshead clinic runs every Thursday morning with a consultant clinic and a nurse-led clinic.
The cause is attributed to prolonged exposure to pollution and other carcinogens, says Dr Falah Al Khatib, consultant clinic oncologist at the Gulf International Cancer Centre.
Other patients were referred to a consultant clinic.
Health bosses say new services such as physiotherapy, adult community mental health, hospital consultant clinics and telemedicine facilities will be available in Flint for the first time, and will work alongside dental surgeries, community clinics, social services, district nurses and health visitors in the centre.
As well as offering more consultant clinics in the community the improved service now offers a 24-hour advice helpline, a rapid response team, pulmonary rehab in leisure centres and oxygen clinics.