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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.


Pain relief in labour

Pain relief options in labour include Entonox (gas and air), an epidural and a diamorphine injection.

PALS - Patient Advice and Liaison Service leaflet

This leaflet provides information about the type of support provided by our PALS team.

Patient transport service

Our free transport is for patients with a medical need and who have no other means of travelling to the hospital for their appointments. Find out about how to book, qualifying, and how the service works.

Pelvic floor telephone assessment clinic

This leaflets explains what to expect when you are referred to the pelvic floor telephone assessment clinic.

Physical activity after your cancer diagnosis

Why and how you can be active during and after your cancer treatment, including exercises and guidance on how to do them safely.

Physiotherapy services for adults with learning disabilities

Information for carers about our physiotherapy services for adults with learning disabilities in Lambeth, Southwark and Lewisham.

Physiotherapy virtual appointments

Information about how our physiotherapy virtual (remote) appointments work.

POEM (peroral endoscopic myotomy) for oesophageal achalasia

This leaflet explains more about POEM, including the benefits, risks and any alternatives and what you can expect when you come to hospital.

Port-a-Cath: Having a Port-a-Cath put in

Having a Port-a-Cath put in in the interventional radiology department, and what to expect at your appointment.

Pregnancy - First steps

This leaflet explains more about what to do now that you are pregnant and contains general advice for the first few weeks of your pregnancy.

Pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD)

PGD is a technique to help couples who are at risk of having a child with a serious genetic condition

Psychological therapies

Information about talking therapies and how they can help you.
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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.