Also in Grampian Osteoporosis Service:
Our helpline is manned by specialist nurses and is open to healthcare professionals and patients alike. Our nurses can additionally lend and teach a patient how to use a TENS machine and give other pain relieving advice.
The osteoporosis Specialist Nurse (Ms Rena Sandison) sees follow up patients at the bone clinic, concentrating on adherence to medications and patient education.
She also mans our osteoporosis Helpline which is open to patients, their carers and health care professionals alike. The Osteoporosis Specialist Nurse is available to give talks to patient groups, nursing homes, hospital departments and GP practices and any other interested groups.
She can be contacted via the helpline on: