Referral

Referrals are only accepted from registered GMC doctors.

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PLEASE SEND REQUEST TO:

The Shelburne Hospital (Fax – 01494888701)
admin@ridgewayrespiratoryservices.co.uk

CONTRADICTIONS TO TESTING

Some procedures demand hard effort from the patient. The conditions listed below should be considered and balanced against clinical need for the results:

  • Haemoptysis of unknown origin
  • Pneumothorax
  • Unstable cardiovascular status, recent myocardial infarction or pulmonary embolus
  • Thoracic, abdominal, or cerebral aneurysms
  • Recent eye surgery (eg. cataract)
  • Presence of an acute disease process that might interfere with test performance (eg. nausea, vomiting)
  • Recent surgery of thorax or abdomen


























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