This week in Our Health Service:

The Serum Eye Drop Programme in University Hospital Galway prepares eye-drops using patients own blood, to relieve conditions such as severe dry-eye to burns and ulcers in the eye.

The hospital is the only licensed producer of serum eye-drops in the country.

The project won the ‘Team Project’ and ‘People’s Choice’ awards at last year’s Health Service Excellence Awards.

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