Meet your 2019 exhibitors at Nursing in Practice Northampton…
STAND 3 – Alcoholics Anonymous has more than 4,400 groups all over the country, designed to help those with a serious alcohol problem learn how to stay sober. Groups are made up of people from all walks of life and all age groups. Through friendship and mutual support, members assist each other in coping which is made easier by meeting others with the same problem. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking. Membership of Alcoholics Anonymous is free and anonymity is carefully preserved. Further information is available on our website: www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk.
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STAND 28 – Chiesi Limited is part of the Chiesi group, an international family-owned company with more than 80 years of experience focussing on research, development, production and marketing of innovative prescription medicines in the field of respiratory, neonatology, transplant medicine and rare diseases.
Chiesi is committed to improving patient outcomes and quality of life – http://chiesi.uk.com/
STAND 13 – ConvaTec is a global medical products and technologies company, with leading market positions in ostomy care, wound therapeutics, continence and critical care, and infusion devices. Our products provide a range of clinical and economic benefits, including infection prevention, protection of at-risk skin, improved patient outcomes and reduced total cost of care. Our brands include AQUACEL® advanced wound dressings, which form a gel on contact with wound fluid, creating an optimal environment for wound healing. ConvaTec has over 8,000 employees, with 11 manufacturing sites in 8 countries, and we do business in more than 100 countries. www.convatec.co.uk/
Stand 15 – GSK – one of the world’s leading research-based pharmaceutical and healthcare companies – is committed to improving the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better and live longer.
Today there are still millions of people without access to basic healthcare, thousands of diseases without adequate treatments and millions more people who suffer from everyday ailments. At GSK we want to change this.
We have three world-leading businesses that research, develop and manufacture innovative pharmaceutical medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products.
We are committed to widening access to our products, so more people can benefit, no matter where they live in the world or what they can afford to pay.
For further information please visit www.gsk.com
Stand 19 – L&R are committed to making Every Moment Matter for the 730,000 leg ulcer patients in the UK. The pressures faced by clinicians and on the NHS can make treating patients with long standing wounds extremely challenging. In order for the situation is to improve for clinicians, sufferers and the NHS: a new way of thinking is needed. Find out how L&R can help you improve outcomes for your patients by following the guidance in the Best Practice Statement for VLUs and adopting its treatment algorithm.
We look forward to welcoming you on our stand!
STAND 27 – The NHS England Patient Online team works across England helping GP practices to offer GP online services to patients. These online services include – booking appointments, ordering repeat prescriptions and being able to view your GP record. This year, and in collaboration with the RCN, we are engaging with more clinical teams and demonstrating the clinical benefits for patients and clinicians. www.england.nhs.uk/patient-online @PatientOnline
STAND 30 – A Finnish born R&D based pharmaceuticals and diagnostics company with an emphasis on developing medicinal treatments and diagnostic tests for global markets. Orion develops, manufactures and markets human and veterinary pharmaceuticals and active pharmaceutical ingredients and diagnostic tests.
The core therapy areas in Orion’s product and research strategy are central nervous system, oncology, critical care and respiratory medicines – www.orionpharma.co.uk/
STAND 2 – The PBC Foundation is the only UK organisation exclusively dedicated to supporting all those affected by Primary Biliary Cholangitis, an autoimmune liver condition with no known cause or cure. Our aims are to provide accessible, accurate, up-to-date information on PBC, educate medical practitioners about PBC, and support research into PBC – www.pbcfoundation.org.uk/
STAND 33 – Pfizer Vaccines: Protecting life’s journey
Our history in vaccines stretches as far back as 1882. Today, our organisation is comprised of
passionate, world-class employees who work every day to translate cutting-edge science
into next-generation vaccines that improve people’s lives.
We have a portfolio of vaccines that helps protect individuals from life-threatening diseases
at every stage of their life, from their first months to old age, including travel vaccines.
Our vaccines help protect against:
• Pneumococcal disease
• Meningococcal disease
• Tick-borne encephalitis
Contact us at VaccinesUK@pfizer.com or 0800-089-4033
STAND 22 – Cetraben emollients – offering unique formulations to enable effective eczema management.
Flexitol – Offering a medically proven treatment and maintenance regime for dry, cracked heels and feet associated with diabetic anhidrosis – www.zeroderma.co.uk/excellence/
STAND 22– TM-UK is committed to enhancing the quality of life for people with respiratory conditions. We are part of Trudell Medical International, a family owned healthcare company that designs and manufactures a range of innovative medical devices.
TM-UK’s AeroChamber® brand of Valved Holding Chambers and award-winning Aerobika® device, are available in the UK. Come and see us to find out more – www.trudellmed.com/
Stand 25 – Urgo Medical is a global wound care company offering a range of innovative dressings, compression bandages and hosiery.
Our focus is on working in partnership with healthcare professionals to help move from managing wounds to healing wounds.
The UrgoStart range is recommended by NICE for use on Diabetic Foot Ulcers and Venous Leg Ulcers, as it demonstrates significant cost savings to the NHS.
We pride ourselves on our products having the highest level of clinical evidence available and our clinical support and education won numerous awards in 2018.
Our brands also include UrgoKTwo, UrgoClean Ag and UrgoTul Absorb Border.