Kidney patient leaflets and support

 

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.

Kidney - Social work support for kidney patients and their families

Description:
This leaflet offers information about the social workers in the kidney team and how they can help kidney patients and their families

Kidney - Support for parents and carers of young adults with kidney disease

Description:
Information leaflet for parents and carers, about what support is available to them when a child is moving from children's to adult kidney services, or when a young adult is receiving care in adult kidney services.

Kidney - Understanding the kidney transplant pool

Description:
This leaflet aims to answer some of your questions about matching, allocating and receiving a donated kidney.

Kidney biopsy in the Renal Unit

Description:
This leaflet aims to answer your questions about having a kidney biopsy. It explains the benefits, risks and alternatives, as well as what you can expect when you come to hospital.

Kidney donors information when leaving the hospital

Description:
Leaflet explaining your wound care, pain relief and general recovery after your operation to donate a kidney

Kidney patients - Psychology services

Description:
This leaflet explains more about the psychology team's role and the help they can offer to kidney patients.

Kidney service for adults - a young person's guide

Description:
This booklet provides information about the kidney services available at Guy's and St Thomas' for young adults aged 15 to 25 with a kidney condition. If you have any questions or concerns, please speak to a member of staff caring for you.

Kidney talk issue 16 Spring 2016

Description:
The latest news and events from the Guy's and St Thomas' Kidney Patients' Association (KPA). In this issue, we celebrate World Kidney Day and share the results of a survey of dialysis patients in London.

Kidney talk issue 17 Winter 2016

Description:
The latest news and events from the Guy's and St Thomas' Kidney Patients' Association (KPA). In this issue, we celebrate Dela Idowu for her work in raising awareness of organ donation in the black community and Guy's Hospital reaches its 50th double kidney transplant.

Kidney talk issue 18 Autumn-Winter 2017

Description:
The latest news and events from the Guy's and St Thomas' Kidney Patients' Association (KPA). In this issue, supporting kidney patients, antiboides resarch, celebrating 25 years of fundraising, our sporting hall of fame and farewell from Professor David Goldsmith.
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