Modes of referral
- Consultant referral within the hospital
- Outpatient Consultant referral
- General Practice referral (other than Histamine challenge
and exercise provocation)
- Transfer/referral from other hospitals
Reporting - Turnaround Time
A prompt reporting service is available for all
outpatient/general practice referrals.
Preliminary results are available on the day of testing.
An interpreted report by a Consultant Respiratory Physician usually follows
in 24 hours.
Routine tests (e.g. full PFTs) are fully covered by VHI, BUPA, Garda
Medical Aid, ESB, and Prison Officer. Please contact our office at 01-8065368
for further information.