Episode 3

Liverpool Hospital

Prof Hugh Dickson, Director of the Ambulatory Care Unit at Liverpool Hospital, describes the positive features of a HITH service, including the convenience of once a day visits to HITH patients, and the simplicity offered by an elastomeric device that delivers continuous infusion of antibiotics over a 24 h period. Understand how the portable and noiseless device works and how flexible patient treatments and HITH services can be.