Case Study – Post Op

Name Mrs L Age 81 Location Caterham Mrs L was discharged from hospital following a right, total mastectomy. We were contacted by her worried daughters who were concerned that their mum was not following her post-op care advice and seemed to avoid the subject when...
Case study – strokes

Case study – strokes

Name Mrs A Age 75 Location Sutton Mrs A had a massive stroke, 5 years ago, which left her without active use down her right side. She’d had some NHS in-put initially but nothing since. Her husband also had health problems so they had a live-in carer. We immediately...
Case study – strokes

Case Study – Parkinson’s

Name Mr C Age 85 Location Coulsdon Mr C was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease 7 years ago and, up until recently, had been capable of managing his symptoms by himself. Mr C and his wife called Fairhand for help as they felt the disease had caught up with them and...
Case study – strokes

Case Study – frailty

Name Mrs P Age 85 Location Oxted Mrs P had lived independently at home until a fall in her bedroom left her with a fractured hip. Her injury and frail state meant she’d been unable to lift herself back onto her feet or call for help. She’d spent several hours lying on...