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 breathing

Description:
This leaflet provides useful information about how abdominal breathing can help to manage your stress.

Abdominal Hysterectomy - Having an Abdominal Hysterectomy

Description:
This booklet aims to help you prepare for your hysterectomy and your recovery afterwards. It will give you general information about your operation, as well as a list of useful contacts.

Abdominal myomectomy

Description:
This leaflet explains more about having an abdominal myomectomy, including the benefits, risks and alternatives, and what you can expect when you come to hospital.

Abdominal surgery - Returning to everyday activities afterwards

Description:
Information leaflet on how you can gradually go back to doing your daily activities while you're recovering from surgery to your abdomen (stomach).

Accident and emergency (A&E) leaflet

Description:
This leaflet explains how the Emergency Department (A&E) works, what you can expect and the other specialty areas you may be referred to.

Achilles tendinopathy

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

Acid reflux

Description:
This leaflet is about acid reflux, also known as laryngo-pharyngeal reflux (LPR) or heartburn. It tells you some of the things you can do to reduce the risk, frequency and/or severity of attacks.

Acromioclavicular joint (ACJ) stabilisation

Description:
The aim of this leaflet is to help answer some of the questions you may have about having an acromioclavicular joint (ACJ) stabilisation (Lockdown™).

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.

Acupuncture - Information for patients

Description:
The aim of this leaflet is to provide you with information on acupuncture and answer some of your questions.

Acupuncture - Seated acupuncture

Description:
This leaflet is about seated acupuncture, a complementary therapy offered to patients at Dimbleby Cancer Care. It explains what to expect, the risks and alternatives.

Acute Dental Care Clinic at Guy's Hospital

Description:
This leaflet includes information about the Acute Dental Care Clinic at Guy's Hospital which provides acute (urgent) dental care and emergency dental treatment.

Acute non-invasive ventilation

Description:
This leaflet explains more about acute non-invasive ventilation (NIV), including the benefits, risks, any alternatives and what you can expect when you come to hospital.

Adalimumab for Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Description:
The leaflet aims to give you information and answer your questions about taking adalimumab (Humira®) to treat your IBD.

Adenomyosis

Description:
This leaflet explains about adenomyosis, its symptoms and treatments.

Admission information for Evelina London

Description:
This information leaflet will tell you all you need to know about coming in to Evelina London for your child's operation or planned test.

Advanced back rehabilitation programme

Description:
This booklet explains what happens during the advanced back rehabilitation programme and how the exercises may help your condition.

Advice after receiving your dilating eye drops

Description:
This leaflet offers advice to patients who have had a dilated eye examination using Tropicamide 1% eye drops.

After your skin biopsy

Description:
This leaflet explains how to take care of your wound(s) when you leave hospital.

Agomelatine for REM behaviour disorder

Description:
This leaflet will provide you with some information about agomelatine, which has been prescribed to treat your sleep disorder.

Air travel - A guide for Lane Fox patients

Description:
The aim of this leaflet is to answer some of the questions you might have about travelling by aeroplane. It also gives advice about planning in advance, especially if you need oxygen or ventilation during the flight.

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 SLT

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