“Hair loss can affect how a person feels about themselves and many patients are reluctant to have chemotherapy because they’re worried about losing their hair. This machine is a game-changer for chemotherapy patients." - Blacktown Hospital's cancer services manager Leanne Watson
Hair loss in patients undergoing chemotherapy at Blacktown Hospital could be a thing of the past, thanks to a new Paxman Cooling Cap system. The machine was funded by the hospital's generous auxiliary.