Living With Vasculitis

Equipment and Services

Medical equipment servicesThe British Red Cross volunteer-led medical equipment service provides wheelchair hire and short-term loans of equipment in almost 1000 outlets in the UK, helping tens of thousands of people every year.

The medical equipment service helps people return to their own homes after illness or surgery, enables them to go on holiday with friends or family and promotes independence. The main types of equipment provided include:

  • wheelchairs
  • backrests
  • bath seats
  • walking sticks and frames
  • commodes, bedpans and urinals.

For further details visit: British Red Cross

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Vasculitis Renal and Respiratory Training Day - Hammersmith Hospital

30 Jul 2019

RUDY Study

29 Oct 2015

A study in rare diseases of the bones, joints and blood vessels.

Cortisone (Steroid) Information Website

13 Jan 2014

A new indepth website publishing information about steroids for patients

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