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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 Anaesthetic choices for hip or knee replacement 4th edition 2014 pdf 154.96 KB Anaesthesia
Entonox V1 pdf 783.16 KB Anaesthesia
RCOA Epidural pain relief after surgery 4th edition 2014 pdf 140.39 KB Anaesthesia
RCOA Headache after an epidural or spinal anaesthetic Revised 2015 pdf 207.69 KB Anaesthesia
RCOA Nerve damage associated with peripheral nerve block 5th edition 2017 pdf 198.47 KB Anaesthesia
RCOA You and Your Anaesthetic 4th edition 2014 pdf 149.64 KB Anaesthesia
Cardiac Catheterisation V11 pdf 833.87 KB Cardiology
Cardiac resynchronisation therapy Defibrillator (CRT-D) V5 pdf 1,174.40 KB Cardiology
Cardiac resynchronisation therapy Pacemaker (CRT-P) V3 pdf 1,197.96 KB Cardiology
Information about your Cardiac Cath Lab procedure V3 pdf 2,408.92 KB Cardiology
Coronary Care Unit V4 pdf 817.69 KB Cardiology
Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) V5 pdf 559.80 KB Cardiology
Pacemaker therapy (PPM) V2 pdf 1,201.41 KB Cardiology
Transcatheter Aortic Valve (TAVI) V2 pdf 674.40 KB Cardiology
your heart attack explained V9 pdf 1,229.81 KB Cardiology
Delirium.pdf pdf 491.64 KB Carers, visitors and relatives
Fluid balance V2 pdf 1,189.87 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 808.19 KB General surgery
Banding of haemorrhoids V4 pdf 802.24 KB General surgery
Diverticular disease V5 pdf 799.84 KB General surgery
Haemorrhoidectomy V11 pdf 1,089.03 KB General surgery
Hernia repair V12 pdf 1,094.63 KB General surgery
Hiatus Hernia V4 pdf 867.97 KB General surgery
Irritable bowel syndrome V4 pdf 817.64 KB General surgery
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