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Clinical Biochemistry in Primary Care

Checked: 21-05-2018 by Rob.Adams Next Review: 21-05-2019

Clinical Guidelines

There are useful Clinical Guidelines for GPs on management of common biochemistry problems on the NBT website including:

Hypercalcaemia

Hyperkalaemia

Hyperlipidaemia

Hypoglycaemia

Hyponatraemia

Proteinuria

Clinical Biochemistry UHB

The Clinical Biochemistry department at UHB provides a comprehensive service to UHB and surrounding GPs.

Advice on appropriateness and interpretation of tests can be obtained from the duty biochemist:

Clinical Help desk : 0117 3423430 (adults)  or 0117 3422590 (paeds)

On call service : via BRI switch - bleep 2331

 

Clinical Biochemistry NBT

The Clinical Biochemistry Department at NBT provides a comprehensive, clinically led laboratory service for North Bristol NHS Trust and the surrounding community.

The duty biochemist can be contacted as below:

Telephone : 0117 4148437

Email: nbn-tr.ClinicalBiochemistryNBT@nhs.net