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Patient information booklets

We have a wide range of patient booklets which provide information about to expect for your procedure, infection control and food, fluid and nutrition advice.


Title Extension Size Topic
RCOA You and Your Anaesthetic 4th edition 2014 pdf 149.64 KB Anaesthesia
RCOA Nerve damage associated with peripheral nerve block 5th edition 2017 pdf 198.47 KB Anaesthesia
RCOA Headache after an epidural or spinal anaesthetic Revised 2015 pdf 207.69 KB Anaesthesia
Cardiac Catheterisation V11 pdf 862.92 KB Cardiology
RCOA Epidural pain relief after surgery 4th edition 2014 pdf 140.39 KB Anaesthesia
Cardiac resynchronisation therapy Defibrillator (CRT-D) V5 pdf 1,174.38 KB Cardiology
Entonox V1 pdf 1,046.93 KB Anaesthesia
Cardiac resynchronisation therapy Pacemaker (CRT-P) V3 pdf 1,197.95 KB Cardiology
RCOA Anaesthetic choices for hip or knee replacement 4th edition 2014 pdf 154.96 KB Anaesthesia
Information about your Cardiac Cath Lab procedure V3 pdf 2,408.92 KB Cardiology
Coronary Care Unit V4 pdf 1,079.59 KB Cardiology
Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) V5 pdf 1,166.57 KB Cardiology
Pacemaker therapy (PPM) V2 pdf 1,201.40 KB Cardiology
Transcatheter Aortic Valve (TAVI) V1 pdf 1,377.39 KB Cardiology
your heart attack explained V9 pdf 1,243.82 KB Cardiology
Delirium.pdf pdf 491.64 KB Carers, visitors and relatives
Fluid balance V2 pdf 1,186.79 KB Food, fluid and nutrition
Safer swallowing advice level 3 liquidised V2 pdf 1,191.38 KB Food, fluid and nutrition
Safer swallowing advice level 4 pureed V2 pdf 1,190.71 KB Food, fluid and nutrition
Safer swallowing advice level 5 minced and moist V2 pdf 1,209.96 KB Food, fluid and nutrition
Safer swallowing advice Level 6 - soft and bite sized V2 pdf 1,208.95 KB Food, fluid and nutrition
Safer swallowing advice Level 7 - easy to chew V1 pdf 1,203.65 KB Food, fluid and nutrition
Swallowing problems while in hospital V2 pdf 1,241.30 KB Food, fluid and nutrition
Advice following laparotomy surgery V3 pdf 1,070.15 KB General surgery
Banding of haemorrhoids V3 pdf 1,064.05 KB General surgery
Diverticular disease V4 pdf 1,061.60 KB General surgery
Haemorrhoidectomy V9 pdf 1,077.60 KB General surgery
Hernia repair V10 pdf 1,082.75 KB General surgery
Hiatus Hernia V3 pdf 1,562.71 KB General surgery
Irritable bowel syndrome V3 pdf 1,079.41 KB General surgery

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