The NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde SPHERE Bladder and Bowel Service provides a professional, caring, confidential and supportive approach to people with bladder or/and bowel symptoms. The aim of the team is to promote continence by empowering the individual to self manage their symptoms by teaching behavioural and lifestyle changes that can promote bladder and bowel health. To support the individual, the service has two specially trained teams across the city. These teams include specialist nurses and physiotherapists who can advise and support the individual on improving their bladder or/and bowel symptoms or prevent any deterioration by facilitating and providing rehabilitative treatments.
If you wish to be referred to our service please contact your GP, who will arrange the referral for you.
Follow this link to the National Pressure Ulcer Prevention website, where you will find lots of information and resources to help you achieve the best possible skincare outcomes. http://www.npuap.org/resources/educational-and-clinical-resources/2018-world-wide-pressure-injury-prevention-day/
See also our simple Skincare and Continence leaflet for advice on how to promote healthy skin with incontinence.