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Out of Hours Service in Slough has changed from 10th September, please click here for further details!

In April 2018, members of the 240 Wexham Road Surgery Patient Participation

Group (PPG) spent a week in the surgery asking patients to complete a survey to

ascertain the patient’s experience of using the surgery.

Please click on the link below to read the results:

Patient Survey - April 2018

X-Ray

doctor examining an x-rayAn X-ray is a widely used diagnostic test to examine the inside of the body. X-rays are a very effective way of detecting problems with bones, such as fractures. They can also often identify problems with soft tissue, such as pneumonia or breast cancer.

If you have a X-ray, you will be asked to lie on a table or stand against a surface so that the part of your body being X-rayed is between the X-ray tube and the photographic plate.

An X-ray is usually carried out by a radiographer, a healthcare professional who specialises in using imaging technology, such as X-rays and ultrasound scanners.

You can find out more about x-ray tests, how they are performed, their function and the risks by visiting the NHS Choices website.

 
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