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A-Z of patient leaflets by title

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This page lists patient leaflets by their title. Please use the A-Z below to find the leaflets relevant to you.

If you are not sure which leaflet titles are relevant to you, see our list of leaflets grouped by department/topic.

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Abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) open repair surgery

Description:
If you have an abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA), you might need open repair surgery.

Achilles tendinopathy

Description:
This leaflet provides information on what Achilles tendinopathy is and how you can manage it.

Activity list - Recovering from surgery on your hand

Description:
This leaflet lists of daily activities and their classification (light, medium or heavy). You should use this leaflet along with the advice given by your hand therapist.

Advice for @home patients after coronavirus

Description:
You have been given this leaflet because you have been diagnosed with coronavirus and are now well enough to be discharged from the @home service.

Aftercare advice following your nipple-areola tattoo

Description:
This leaflet explains more about returning to your everyday activities after your tattoo.

ALD community audiology

Description:
This leaflet explains about our audiology services and is in an easy read format.

ALD community health team

Description:
This leaflet explains our health team services and is in an easy read format.

ALD community nursing

Description:
This leaflet explains about our community nurse service and is in an easy read format.

ALD community speech and language therapy

Description:
This leaflet explains about our speech and language therapy services and is in an easy read format.

Ambulatory gynaecology clinic

Description:
This leaflet explains more about the ambulatory gynaecology clinic in the McNair Centre at Guy's Hospital. It gives details of the services the clinic provides and what you can expect at your appointment.

Ambulatory oxygen - Your ambulatory oxygen clinic appointment

Description:
This leaflet gives information for patients and their relatives about what to expect from an ambulatory oxygen clinic appointment.

Amputation of your leg

Description:
Information about having a lower limb amputation and your rehabilitation after the operation.

Ankle arthroscopy

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

Ankle, sub-talar or major joint fusion

Description:
This leaflet answers some of your questions about having an ankle, sub-talar or mid-foot joint fusion. It explains the benefits, risks and alternatives, as well as what you can expect when you come to hospital.

Antenatal telephone and virtual appointments

Description:
Find out more about having your appointment with the antenatal clinic by phone or online.

Aorto-bifemoral and axillo-bifemoral bypass

Description:
The aim of this leaflet is to help answer some of the questions you may have about having an aorto-bifemoral or axillo-bifemoral bypass. It explains the benefits and risks of the procedures as well as what you can expect when you come to hospital.

Appointments during coronavirus pandemic

Description:
This webpage explains the steps we are taking to make sure you and our staff are safe during your appointment.

Aqueous shunt/tube surgery

Description:
The aim of this information sheet is to help answer some of the questions you may have about having aqueous shunt/tube surgery.

Autogenic relaxation technique

Description:
How to use the autogenic relaxation technique to relax and control stress.

Axillary lymph node clearance

Description:
This leaflet explains more about an axillary lymph node clearance, including the benefits, risks and alternatives, and what you can expect when you come to hospital.

Azathioprine for autoimmune hepatitis

Description:
Taking azathiprine medication to treat autoimmune hepatitis (AIH) - what it is, how to take it and side effects
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Children's patient information leaflets

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

Medicines A-Z

Find out how your medicine works, how and when to take it, possible side effects and answers to your common questions in the NHS medicines A-Z.