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Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening Posted on 5 Sep 2017

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening is taking place at the surgery for men in their 65th year, during October. Letters will be sent out to eligible patients shortly.

Men over 65 who have not been screened previously can self-refer for a screening appointment by contacting the screening team directly on 0300 422 4285.

Self referrals are particularly welcomed from men who smoke / have high blood pressure or have a brother, sister or parent who has or has had an abdominal aortic aneurysm.

The surgery Healthcare Assistants will be available during the screening dates to undertake blood pressure and Diabetes screening for this cohort of men too.

See the link below for further information.

http://www.nhs.uk/…/abdominal-aorti…/Pages/Introduction.aspx

Your Neighbourhood Professionals Caroline Doughty
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