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Ageing and health patient information leaflets

 

This page lists leaflets produced or used by our department. Each leaflet is reviewed at least every three years to make sure it is kept up to date.

Bladder diary

Description:
Keeping a bladder diary helps us to make an assessment of how your bladder is working and gives us an idea of the amount you drink, the amount of urine your bladder can hold, and how often you pass urine.

Dementia information for patients, relatives and carers

Description:
A short guide to dementia including the main types, causes and symptoms, how it is diagnosed and your care in hospital.

Preventing the spread of infection in the Older person's Unit

Description:
Information about what is expected of patients/carers on the Older People's Unit during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

Slips, trips and falls in hospital

Description:
What you can do to reduce the chances of a slip, trip or fall when you are in hospital.

Using a urinary catheter valve

Description:
What a urinary catheter valve is, why you need it and how you should look after it.
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