Reference 2019-548

REF:            2019-548

Subject:        Blood Patch Procedures




I write to request information on the number of blood patch procedures carried out in the trust in each of the past ten years.

I also request a breakdown of:

  1. a) The condition which the blood patch was intended to treat
  2. b) The title of the doctor or doctors who carried out the procedure, for example, anaesthetist, neurologist, neurosurgeon.




Please find information attached.

2019-548 – FOI Request – Blood Patch Procedures [189 kb] PDF