Our patient information leaflets

Patients and visitors

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As part of your care you should receive information about your appointment, test, operation or anything you need to do when you return home. If you have not received the relevant information, please speak to your doctor or nurse.

See our lists of leaflets

Looking for our children's patient information leaflets? You can find these on the Evelina London Children's Healthcare website.

How we produce our leaflets

All our information is based on accepted scientific evidence and national guidelines, and checked by both healthcare professionals and patients.

We also use leaflets produced by other reputable organisations, such as the British Heart Foundation.

Information Standard

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A selection of our cancer-related patient information leaflets are accredited with the Information Standard. This is a rigorous certification programme ensuring that the information we produce is clear, accurate, balanced, evidence-based and up to date. Leaflets that have been accredited with this scheme will have the Information Standard logo on the back.

Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust shall hold responsibility for the accuracy of the information they publish and neither the scheme operator nor the scheme owner shall have any responsibility whatsoever for costs, losses or direct or indirect damages or costs arising from inaccuracy of information or omissions in information published on the website on behalf of Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust.

Give us your feedback

We value feedback on our information. Any comments we receive are kept on file for us to consider when the leaflet is next reviewed.