Case Studies

When our doctor first referred Charlotte to Wythenshawe Hospital in January 2014, we weren’t unduly worried. She’d become pale and had been off her food at Christmas, but we assumed she maybe had some kind of minor hormonal issue or was perhaps a bit anaemic. However, what the doctors told us that More...
At just 15-months-old, Charlie from Barrow-in-Furness pulled a scalding pan of hot water from the kitchen hob over himself, which skinned his whole right arm and a quarter of his torso, burning 10% of his body. Here, Charlie’s mum Michelle recalls the moment she heard a scream that will haunt her More...
Fifteen year old Danielle from Bolton suffered a life-threatening head injury when she was struck by a car while out on a family walk. Her mum Sarah tells us about how Royal Manchester Children’s Hospital saved her daughter’s life but what a difference having a helipad at the hospital could have More...
When newborn Jeremiah’s breathing rapidly deteriorated, he needed to be transported to one of only four UK hospitals which could provide the life saving treatment he needed. His Father Dele tells us why an onsite helipad would have made the world of difference… Our beautiful baby boy Jeremiah was More...
Olivia is two years old and has been a patient at Manchester Royal Eye Hospital since visiting the emergency eye clinic at just 11-weeks-old.  Here her mum Christina tells us her story… Olivia was born in March 2012 and was eleven-weeks-old when I noticed her left eye was cloudy and looked like a More...

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