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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
Supporting patients with physio after cardiothoracic surgery V1 pdf 793.22 KB General surgery
Polyps of the bowel and rectum V4 pdf 800.49 KB General surgery
Post procedure instructions for gastroscopy V6 pdf 783.44 KB General surgery
Post op advice following minor surgery V7 pdf 1,097.03 KB General surgery
Post procedure instructions for colonoscopy and flexible sigmoidoscopy V6 pdf 809.34 KB General surgery
Pre procedure instructions for colonoscopy and flexible sigmoidoscopy (morning appts) V12 pdf 1,085.31 KB General surgery
Pre gastroscopy V10 pdf 828.93 KB General surgery
Advice for patients requiring an Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump V3 pdf 1,070.75 KB Heart
Blood glucose management for cardiac patient V1 pdf 305.75 KB Heart
Clinical psychology V2 pdf 914.80 KB Heart
Cardiac information guide V12 pdf 3,513.17 KB Heart
Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD) v4 pdf 1,928.87 KB Heart
Mycobacterium chimaera infection V1 pdf 815.49 KB Heart
Physiotherapy advice following heart transplant V6 pdf 1,596.51 KB Heart
Psychological wellbeing in heart failure V1 pdf 1,001.27 KB Heart
Clostridioides difficile GDH positive (Glutamate Dehydrogenase) V2 pdf 877.80 KB Infection control
Caring for your invasive device V3 pdf 831.06 KB Infection control
Clostridioides difficile infection.pdf pdf 507.36 KB Infection control
Cough hygiene in healthcare settings V6 pdf 294.09 KB Infection control
CPE screening information for patients v2.pdf pdf 238.21 KB Infection control
Hand hygeine - a guide for healthcare staff.pdf pdf 317.36 KB Infection control
Hand hygeine - information for the public.pdf pdf 496.75 KB Infection control
Healthcare Associated Infections information for the public.pdf pdf 834.36 KB Infection control
MRSA v8 pdf 850.99 KB Infection control
Norovirus.pdf pdf 510.82 KB Infection control
Preventing pressure ulcers V3 pdf 992.72 KB Infection control
Tissue Viability - preventing pressure ulcers.pdf pdf 503.35 KB Infection control
Tuberculosis V5 pdf 254.76 KB Infection control
Vancomycin-resistant enterococci (VRE).pdf pdf 133.34 KB Infection control
Washing clothes at home.pdf pdf 380.66 KB Infection control
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