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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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Rapid access chest pain clinic

Description:
This leaflet aims to answer your questions about the rapid access chest pain clinic. It explains what you can expect when you come to hospital.

Rapid access gynaecology clinic

Description:
This booklet offers further information about the Rapid Access Gynaecology Clinic. It gives details of the services the clinic provides and what to expect when you attend.

Raynaud's syndrome, scleroderma and associated disorders

Description:
The aim of this information sheet is to help answer some of the questions you may have about Raynaud's syndrome, scleroderma and associated disorders.

REACH OUT - Multidisciplinary neuro-rehabilitation upper limb service

Description:
This leaflet explains more about the REACH OUT neuro-rehabilitation clinic - a special service that provides rehabilitation for people with neurological problems that affect the arm or hand.

Ready meal delivery during coronavirus

Description:
This leaflet gives information about suppliers of ready meals and how to access food banks and other food access services.

Rebound therapy

Description:
This leaflet gives information about the Rebound therapy sessions run by the Physiotherapy Team in the community.

Recessive inheritance

Description:
This leaflet gives information about recessive inheritance.

Reconditioning and exercise class

Description:
This leaflet is for patients that have been referred to the reconditioning and exercise class at Guy's Hospital. It provides information about the class and about exercising at home between classes.

Recovery after coronavirus

Description:
This leaflet gives advice on managing the physical symptoms of breathlessness, fatigue, and anxiety as you recover from coronavirus (COVID-19).

Recovery after coronavirus_Portuguese

Description:
This leaflet gives information about how you can help to speed up your recovery after coronavirus. This leaflet is in Portuguese.

Recovery after coronavirus_Spanish

Description:
This leaflet gives information about how you can help to speed up your recovery after coronavirus. This leaflet is in Spanish.

Recovery after your fibroid embolisation

Description:
This leaflet provides information about what to expect following a fibroid embolisation and how to look after yourself at home.

Rectal bleeding clinic (flexible sigmoidoscopy)

Description:
This leaflet will explain what will happen when you come to attend the one-stop Rectal Bleed Clinic.

Recurrent aphthous stomatitis

Description:
This leaflet explains more about having recurrent aphthous stomatitis.

Redressing your foot

Description:
This leaflet explains how to redress your foot after having nail surgery or a minor procedure.

Reducing slips trips and falls

Description:
This leaflet explains more about what you can do to reduce the chances of a slip, trip or fall when you are in hospital.

Reducing your risk of coronavirus before surgery

Description:
This leaflet gives important instructions of how to prepare for your surgery.

Referral to the genetics clinic to discuss hereditary ovarian cancer

Description:
This leaflet offers information about being referred to the genetics clinic to discuss the possibility of you having hereditary ovarian cancer.

Rehabilitation after leg amputation

Description:
This booklet is about having a lower limb amputation and your rehabilitation after the operation. The aim is to help you and your family, friends or carers understand more about amputation and what to expect after your surgery. It will outline your rehabilitation process from the day you have surgery to when you leave hospital and tell you about the services available to you.

Reimbursement of expenses for living kidney donors

Description:
This leaflet explains how to claim for reimbursement of expenses for living kidney donors or anyone undergoing investigations to assess their suitability to be a living kidney donor.

Remaining foot care

Description:
This leaflet explains more about looking after your remaining foot and stump after amputation.

Remote fracture clinic - physiotherapy consultation

Description:
This leaflet gives information about appointments at the Physiotherapy virtual (remote) fracture clinic.

Remote integrated musculoskeletal consultation

Description:
This leaflet will help you prepare for your remote integrated musculoskeletal (iMSK) consultation, and explain how it will work on the day.

Removal of cervical polyps in the outpatient department

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

Renal and testicular clinic

Description:
This leaflet answers any questions you may have about your appointment in the renal and testicular clinic.
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