For Parents and Carers:
If your child has a life-threatening emergency, dial 999 immediately and ask for the Ambulance Service.
For advice on less severe illness, call NHS 24 on 111.
For Health Professionals:
(PLEASE NOTE: THE CONTACT NUMBER HAS BEEN CHANGED, ALL CALLS NOW GO VIA SCOTSTAR,
WHO WILL CONNECT YOU TO THE INTENSIVIST ON DUTY)
ScotSTAR Emergency Advice or Retrieval line:
03333 990 222
To discuss a potential ECLS Referral, please call the Duty PICU Fellow on 0141 452 4725
ADVICE ON GENERAL STABILISATION MEASURES, PROTOCOLS & DRUG CALCULATIONS CAN BE FOUND HERE:
Adult Intensive Care staff may also find this Basic Paediatric Critical Care Guide useful (by Dr Grant Price, St John's Hospital, Livingston.)