These patients were either unfit for one stop clinic
(n=6), immunocompromised (n=1) or did not want laparoscopic cholecystectomy (n=5).
Anyone who chooses to donate a kidney to a relative or friend can come to the one stop clinic
after their specialist nursing assessment and initial blood tests, meaning they now have just one visit to the hospital instead of three.
Health managers want to see the Gateshead one stop clinic
and several like it in the region rolled out across the country.
He predicted that the so-called OSCAR (One Stop Clinic
for Assessment of Risk) clinics that are popular in Europe eventually will be established in some form here.
The One Stop clinic
at St George's Hospital Medical School, London, offers a new test to tell you in your lunch hour if you're fertile.