1992 First diagnosed COPD.
2004 Specialist Frieberg Bankstown.
2004 Lived alone and shopping assisted by electric scooter. Walk 70m.
2010 T.U.R.P. - Since then, reduced appetite and steady weight-loss 72kg to 52kg in 2015.
2012 Gave up smoking completely.
04-04-16 Part play golf with cart assist.
17-08-16 Enter Weeroona with 40m walk.
04-11-16 Hospitalised Nov. 2016 and confined to bed since.
Any department list that conflicts with the following info is not real. I have lived this since Dec. 2016.
Recommended by Braeside, Bankstown hospitals and Weeroona GP.
2x10 mg mscontin ordine 1ml (5mg) every 4 hrs
seretide am and pm - 1 coloxl am - 1x oxybutynin am and pm
1x Vitamin D am. - 1x antacid am and pm.
Movicol or Actilax at my discretion.
Somewhere along, Spiriva has been dropped.
Recommended by Braeside and Bankstown hospitals, Salvos Dietician and Weeroona GP. Due to my difficulty breathing, all agreed that my entire menu consists of :
Each meal (breakfast, lunch & dinner) -
200ml Ensure TwoCal HN drink meal replacement.
1 boiled egg (at my suggestion)
Optional : plus 2 Ensure drinks.
Catheter - 2way FG16 silicone catheter.
Catheter ANCHOR - Statlock folo102 - 2 way.
04/10/17 Dr Al-khalili assures Two-Cal HN is charted and will not change.
30/11/17 Dietician affirms Two-Cal is my meal replacement drink.
* The Community Nursing recommended after hours service no. is 000 - ask for ambulance then ask them to arrange a home visit to 'replace IDC' (patient C.S details are on their file). I am not urine retentive.