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Worcestershire Key Documents


Please note that the clinical key documents are not designed to be printed, but to be viewed on-line.  This is to ensure that the correct and most up to date version is being used.  If, in exceptional circumstances, you need to print a copy, please note that the information will only be valid for 24 hours and should be read in conjunction with the Key Document Supporting Information and/or Key Document intranet page, which will provide additional information including approval and review dates

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Pathway Information

Owner: Dr Heafield

Approval date - 9th May 2022

Review date - 9th May 2025

This is the most current document and should be used until a revised version is in place.

Version: 3

Papilloedema is the hallmark of raised intracranial pressure (RICP) and by definition represents a medical emergency.

Page last updated: 12 May 2022