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A&E and minor injuries - patient 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.

Blood clots and DVT - understanding your risk

Description:
Your risk of blood clots and deep vein thrombosis (DVT) after being sent home from the Emergency Department or Urgent Care Centre with a lower limb plaster cast, splint or walker boot.

ED PEP advice after exposure

Description:
This leaflet gives information about medications for potential HIV post-exposure prophylaxis.

Emergency Department information

Description:
This leaflet explains more about our Emergency Department (A&E)

Emergency Department suspected scaphoid injury advice

Description:
Information about how to manage your wrist injury at home, including contact details to help you arrange further follow-up if required.

Hepatitis testing in the Emergency Department (A&E)

Description:
This leaflet gives information about how we test for hepatitis in the Emergency Department (A&E).

Hepatitis testing in the Emergency Department (A&E)

Description:
A hepatitis test is offered to all people who need a blood test in the Emergency Department, as many people do not realise they have been at risk for hepatitis infection.

HIV testing at Guy's and St Thomas'

Description:
This leaflet provides information on having a routine HIV test in the Guy's and St Thomas' Emergency Department (A&E) and Urgent Care Centre.
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