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  • Sexual health (GUM)The Sexual health department specialises in sexual health, genito-urinary medicine (GUM), contraception, chlamydia screening and HIV care. Sexual Health and Contraception Services for Brent, Ealing, Harrow and Hillingdon
  • Sickle cell and thalassaemiaThere are two services co-ordinating the provision of care in hospital and the community for clients with sickle cell and thalassaemia resident in Brent, Ealing and Harrow. The teams consist of specialist hospital and community-based nurses, doctors and psychologists.
  • Sickle cell and thalassaemia psychologySickle cell disease and thalassaemia are red blood cell conditions which have profound medical and psychosocial implications across the life span of affected patients and their families. Our psychology service is integrated, comprehensive, and complements medical treatment and nursing care provided for patients.
  • Speech and language therapySpeech and language therapists specialise in the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of communication and swallowing disorders in adults and children. They work to maximise function, independence and quality of life by providing treatment programmes, advice and education.They work directly with patients and their carers and families as needed.
  • STARRS - BrentSTARRS (short-term assessment, rehabilitation and reablement service) is an intermediate care service for patients in Brent. The team offers a range of health care, rehabilitation and reablement services for patients in Brent. Referrals are accepted from GPs and specialist healthcare professionals.
  • Stroke and TIANorthwick Park Hospital is home to one of eight hyper acute stroke units (HASUs) in London. The unit has 50 beds across two wards, which includes 6 hyper-acute stroke beds and 34 stroke unit beds. The service provides 24/7 thrombolysis - a drug treatment which can be given within the first few hours after a stroke, and may dramatically reduce disability.