Plastic Surgery: District Nurse – Doctor Letter (Plastics Trauma Clinic) Hull Royal Infirmary

Patient Leaflets Team

  • Reference Number: HEY-673/2021
  • Departments: Plastic Surgery
  • Last Updated: 30 November 2021

Introduction

This advice sheet should be passed to the district nurse or doctor to provide general information about the patient’s ongoing care and to enable future treatment and care to continue. Most of your questions should be answered by this advice sheet.  If after reading it you have any concerns or require further explanation, please contact the Plastic Trauma Clinic on (01482) 674509.

Patient information

Patient Name:
Patient Address:
Doctor:
Consultant:
Procedure:
Date of 0peration:
Dressings given to patient:
Please get doctor to prescribe dressings:

Instructions for dressing change

Clean the wound with saline:
Dress the wound with:
Cover the wound with:
Secure the dressing with:
Frequency of dressing change:
Comments Additional information:

Information

The patient will be monitored regularly in the clinic. Should the dressings change, the patient will inform you and be supplied with the alternate dressings. If you have any problems or concern you can contact us or ask the patient to discuss it at their next appointment or discuss it with their doctor.

Should you require further advice on the issues contained in this leaflet, please do not hesitate to contact the Plastic Trauma Clinic on Clinic Number (01482) 674509.
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