"the attitude of the doctors and ..."

About: Addenbrooke's Hospital

(as the patient),

What I liked

the attitude of the doctors and their explanations

What could be improved

nursing attitudes

Anything else?

i came to addenbrookes for a transplant but unfortuneately it did not go ahead due to problems , however when i was in the ward i was put on an insulin pump to lower my blood sugars, unfortuneately as i was promised a bm reading every 15 mins and this did not happen i was allowed to go "hypo" and nearly passed out . if it hadn.t been for my relatives persisting nothing would have been done. what may i ask would have happened if i had gone hypo whilst in theatre, god only knows

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Response from Addenbrooke's Hospital

We were very sorry to learn of your issues. We would like to investigate your concerns further but need to identify you in order to do so although the transplant team and ward are aware of this posting (but were unable to identify you from the description you have given). Please contact our PALS Department on (01223) 216756 or by emailining pals@addenbrookes.nhs.uk mentioning your posting here and we would be pleased to assist you. Again, we are sorry for any poor experience you have had.

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