Thank you to the following organisations who are supporting our Midlands Patient Day.
Merck Serono is the biopharmaceutical division of Merck, with a focus on transforming people’s lives for the better. They strive to bring breakthrough solutions to people living with cancer, multiple sclerosis, infertility, endocrine and metabolic disorders as well as cardiovascular diseases.
Coloplast develops products and services that make life easier for people with very personal and private medical conditions. Working closely with the people who use our products, we create solutions that are sensitive to their individual needs. We call this intimate healthcare. Our business includes ostomy care, urology and continence care, and wound and skin care.
At Ethicon, we are bringing people together from around the world to create innovative solutions that are advancing surgery and having life-changing impacts in health care. Our measure of success is the people we impact around the world—the patients who are now enjoying longer, healthier lives. We work with healthcare providers globally to create solutions that improve health outcomes.
Olympus Medical is the leading UK provider of flexible endoscopy equipment, renowned for its innovative technologies, such as Narrow Band imaging to assist in the early detection of colonic disease; in addition the Variable Stiffness and ScopeGuide 3D Imager, both designed to aid clinicians make colonoscopy as comfortable and efficient as possible
Probiotics International Ltd are the manufacturers of Bio-Kult, a scientifically developed, advanced multi-strain formula containing 14 live bacterial cultures which are proven to survive the high acidity of the stomach. Bio-Kult does not need to be refrigerated and is suitable to be taken alongside antibiotics, by babies, toddlers, children and when pregnant, when travelling, by vegetarians, as part of a healthy diet.
CUI Wear is a leading provider of support garments as a preventative measure or for the support of any existing hernia. We provide a wide range of “Standard” or “Custom Made/Bespoke” garments to best suit the need of the individual. With an extensive experience of the various & wide ranging needs of our patients our fitting specialists are located across the UK. Our belts & garments aim to serve in the best way, striking the all-important balance of ‘support & comfort’. We work to ensure wear-ability, the level of support needed with many features & benefits to inspire confidence, security and an overall enhanced quality of life.
iMEDicare manufactures custom fitted vacuum therapy system offers the patient the best and quickest outcome for the non-invasive treatment of erectile dysfunction. Successful in over 92% of cases, SOMAerect Vacuum therapy is the drug-free, natural way to restore intimacy within seconds – giving you total control over the timing and duration of your erection. This product enables you to induce full penile engorgement comfortably and promote good penile health. In fact, regular use often leads to a full return of natural function. Used by millions of men worldwide, SOMAerect products can be used in complete safety with 100% consistency.
The Colostomy Association is a UK charity representing the interests of people living with a stoma and colostomy. We offer support, reassurance and practical information to anyone who may be about to have, or already has a colostomy. We provide assistance to those who are new to living with a colostomy as well as those who have been colostomates for many years. Appropriate support and advice is offered to families and carers both before and after surgery.