Patient Information Leaflets (PILs)

Patient Information Leaflets (PILs)

Please use our A to Z listing below to search for Patient Information Leaflets by department.

For example, if searching for a leaflet from the Accident and Emergency department, please look in 'Information in A'.

Day Surgery

PIN107_Minor_anal_surgery_w

PIN1240_Functional_Endoscopic_Sinus_Surgery_w  

PIN025_Manipulation_of_a_Broken_Nose_w

 

PIN1259_Minor_Surgery_under_Local_Anaesthetic_w 

PIN1241_Septoplasty_w  

PIN067_Arthroscopy_of_the_Ankle_w  

PIN1185_Arthroscopy_w

PIN1258_Minor_Surgery_under_General_Anaesthetic_w 

PIN1186_Dupuytrens_Contracture_w

PIN1187_Carpal_Tunnel_Decompression_w

PIN108_Anal_Fissure_and_Sphincterotomy_w

PIN152_Repair_Epigastric_or_Umbilical_hernia_w

PIN 193_laparoscopic_cholecystectomy_w

PIN 191_open_repair_inguinal_hernia_w

PIN 190_fentons_procedure_w

PIN145_Laparoscopic_Sterilisation_w

PIN146_Thermal_Endometrial_Ablation_w

PIN147_Laparoscopic_Repair_of_Inguinal_Hernia_w

PIN150_Arthroscopy_of_shoulder_elbow_or_wrist_w

PIN151_Tennis_Elbow_Release_w

PIN194_Surgical_management_of_miscarriage_w

PIN208_Surgical_termination_of_pregnancy_w

PIN215_Wedge_incision_of_an_ingrowing_toenail_w

PIN241_Hysteroscopy_w

PIN1011_Ankle_Arthroscopy_w

PIN1105_Pain_injections-Discharge_advice_A5_w

PIN1107_Hydrocele_Variococoele_w

PIN1108_Excision_of_epididymal_cyst_w

PIN1109_Cystoscopy_cystodiathermy_and_urethral_diltatation_w

PIN1110_Circumcision_w

PIN1167_Flexible_Cystoscopy_w

PIN1045b_Welcome_to_the_Day_Surgery_Unit_w

PIN1301_Manipulation_under_anaesthetic_and_joint_injections_w

PIN1302_Removal_of_metalwork_w

PIN1303_Lower_limb_surgery_w

PIN1304_Removal_of_nasal_polyps_w

PIN1305_Manipulation_of_a_broken_nose_w

PIN1306_Rhinoplasty_w

PIN1307_Tonsillectomy_w

PIN1328_Laparoscopy_Dye_Test_w

Neurophysiology

PIN018_Evoked_Potentials_(EPs)_w

PIN019_Visual_ Evoked_Potential_(VEP)_and_Electroretinogram_(ERG)_w

PIN1103_Sleep_Deprived_EEG_for_a_Child_w

PIN1123_Sleep_deprived_EEG_w

PIN1207_Nerve_Conduction_Studies_and_Electromyogram_w

Nuclear Medicine

PIN141b_Xofigo_Therapy_w

PIN148_Radioiodine_Therapy_for_Thyrotoxicosis_w

PIN1300_Radioiodine_therapy_for_thyroid_cancer_w

Nursing and Patient Experience

PIN010_Care_of_your_(RIG)_Tube_w

PIN012_Percutaneous_Endoscopic_Gastrostomy_(PEG)_w

PIN013_Removal_of_’Corflo’_PEG_Tube_w

PIN1019_Preventing_and_Managing_Pressure_Ulcers_w

PIN1192_Delirium_w 

Nutrition and Dietetics

PIN1191_High_Output_Stoma_w

PIN1009_Check_your_iron_intake_w

PIN1065_How_To_Increase_The_Protein_In_Your_Diet_w

PIN1076_Healthy_Eating_with_Type_2_Diabetes_w

PIN1085_Bowel_Obstruction_w

PIN1086_Low_fibre_diet   

PIN1234_Soft_Diet_w 

PIN1235_High_Fibre_Diet_w 

PIN1201_Carbohydrate_Awareness_w    

PIN1087_Low_irritant_high_fibre_diet   

PIN1131_Dietary_Management_of_Gastroparesis_w

PIN1204_Managing_Oral_Allergy_Syndrome_w  PIN074_Eating_when_you_have_a_small_appetite_w

PIN079_Making_the_most_of_your_Pureed_Meal_w

PIN086_Eating_well_whilst_in_hospital_w

PIN162_Parenteral_nutrition_w

PIN1209_Nissen_Fundoplication_w 

PIN 150213 169 A_wheat-free_diet_

PIN175_High_fibre_diet_for_children_with_constipation_w

PIN189_Dietary advice_for_people_with _kidney_stones_w

PIN199_Introducing_a_gluten-free_diet_w

PIN201_Healthy_eating&insulin_resistance_w

PIN202_Healthy_eating_to_improve_raised_blood_sugars_w

PIN207 Irritable Bowel Syndrome ( IBS)

PIN219_Living_with_a_nut_allergy_w

PIN243_Living_with_an_egg_allergy_w

PIN1014_Avoiding_cows_milk_w

PIN 209_the_glycaemic_index_w

PIN1298_Cow’s_milk_protein_free_diet_for_breast_feeding_mothers_w 

PIN132_Hypoglycaemia_w

PIN133_Soft_Fork_Mashable_Diet_w

PIN203_Controlling_your_fluid_intake_w

PIN1227_Diet_and_Inflammatory_Bowel_Disease_w

PIN1254_Do_I_need_to_lose_weight_in_pregnancy_w

PIN1255_Diet_in_pregnancy_w

PIN1297_Calcium_for_infants_and_children_w

PIN1327_Managing_stress_w

PIN1329_Taking_your_nutritional_supplements_w

Paediatric Day Surgery

PIN020_Orchidopexy_w

PIN022_Freeing_of_adhesions_w

PIN106_Adenoidectomy_w

PIN021_Insertion_of_Grommets_w

PIN103_MyringoplastyTympanoplasty_w

PIN070_Tonsillectomy_w

PIN1309_Safeguarding_investigations_w

PIN1310_Skeletal_survey_w

Pain Department

PIN121_TENS_w

PIN120_Facet_Joint_Injections_w

PIN184_Persistent_pain_psychology_service_w

 PIN 141216 155 Qutenza_Patch_

Palliative Care Department

PIN157_Advance_care_plan_w

PIN158_Writing_an_Advance_Care_Plan_w

PIN1079_Supportive_and_Palliative_Care_w

PIN1181_Amber_Care_Bundle_w

Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALs)

PIN111a_PALS_Formal_complaints_w

PIN171_Bereavement_w

Patient Services

PIN196a_Patient_Transport_Service_w

Pharmacy

PIN100_Prescription_Charges_w

PIN176_Azathioprine_w

PIN143_Fluid_intake_for_Cisplatin_w

PIN1067_Local_Authority_Sharp_Box_Disposal_w

PIN1098_Controlling_Sickness_After_Chemotherappy_w

PIN1099_Management_Of_Diarrhoea_For_Patients_Receiving_Irinotecan_w

Phototherapy

PIN172_Treatment_with_PUVA_w

Physiotherapy

PIN1287_Right_Torticollis_w 

PIN1286_Left_Torticollis_w 

PIN1260_Bubble_PEP_w 

PIN1290_Bubble_PEP_w 

PIN1267_Botulinum_Toxin_treatment_for_children_w 

PIN1291_Physiotherapy_for_children_with_cancer_w 

PIN1292_Physiotherapy_for_teenagers_with_cancer_w 

PIN1288_Serial_casting_advice_to_parents_w 

PIN113_Welcome_to_back_class_w

PIN124_Arthroscopy_w

PIN043_Gastro_Release_(PMGR)_w

PIN016_Anterior_Cruciate_Ligament_Reconstruction_w

PIN034_Hospital_Outreach_Support_Team_w

PIN1232_Wearing_a_hard_collar_w 

PIN038_Chronic_Cough_w

PIN049_Physio_Therapy_for_Premature_Babies_w

PIN129_Postural_Drainage_w

PIN007_Upper_Limb_Mobilising_Exercises_w

PIN114_Physical_Activity_after_TIA´ÇóStroke_w

PIN 205_caring_for_a_child_in_a_pavlik_harness_w

PIN 210_Talipes_Equinovarus_w

PIN134_Pulmonary_Rehabilitation_w

PIN211_Talipes_Calcaneovalgus_w

PIN238a_Building_your_fitness_following_major_surgery_w

PIN212_Getting_up_off_the_floor_w

PIN1121_Neuromuscular_Electrical_Nerve_Stimulation_w

PIN1007_Shoulder_Proprioception_w

PIN1055_TLSO_Thoracolumbosacral_Orthosis_w

PIN1063_Avascular_Necrosis_in_Children_and_Teenagers_with_Cancer_w

PIN1066_Osteoarthritis_of_the_Knee_w

PIN1073_Child_in_Hip_Spica_cast_w

PIN1084_Lower_back_pain_w

PIN1088_Stabilisation_shoulder_joint_w

PIN1089_Shoulder_manipulation_under_anaesthetic_w

PIN1090_Shoulder_replacement_A5_w

PIN1091_Arthroscopic_SAD_shoulder_w

PIN1092_Decomp_rotator_cuff_repair_w

PIN1093_Hip_Screening_w

PIN1124_Alternative_methods_for_managing_stairs_and_steps_w

PIN1127_Cardiac_Rehabilitation_w

PIN1138_How_to_help_position_a_person_after_a_stroke_w

PIN1194_ Achilles_tendinopathy_ Iwona_Kolodziejczyk_w

PIN1208_Pelvic_Floor_Exercise_w

PIN1218_HOST_w

PIN1224_Preparing_for_nonweight_bearing_following_foot_or_ankle_surgery_w

PIN1225_Non_weight_bearing_advice_w

PIN1256_What_you_need_to_know_about_acupuncture_w

PIN1261_How_to_clear_your_chest_ACBT_w

PIN1262_Shortness_of_breath_Pacing_w

PIN1289_Physiotherapy_activities_for_premature_babies_w

PIN1296_Musculoskeletal_Service_w

PIN1308_Falls_prevention_for_the_elderly_w

Radiology

PIN1149_Barium_meal_w

PIN1150_Small_bowel_enema_w

PIN1179_Illeostomy_and_Colostomy_Water_Soluble_Enema_w

PIN1180_Water_Soluble_Enema_w

PIN1024_CT_guided_facet_joint_injection_w

PIN1132_Ultrasound_breast_coil_insertion_A5_w

PIN1133_Stereotactic_core_biopsy_A5_w

PIN1134_Having_a_Mammogram_A5_w

PIN1135_Breast_ultrasound_core_biopsy_A5_w

PIN1136_FNA_of_the_breast_andor_armpit_A5_w

PIN1145_CT_Colonography_and_Bowel_Preparation_w

PIN1146_Hysterosalpingogram_w

PIN1147_Proctogram_examination_w

PIN1148_Barium_meal_and_follow_through_w

PIN1320_Adrenal_Vein_Sampling_w

 PIN055_CTR_Renal_Scan_Haematuria_Pathway_w

PIN1325_Computerised_Tomography_Pulmonary_Angiography_w 

PIN028_Ab_and_Pelvis_Scan_followed_by_Transvaginal_Scan_w

PIN029_Having_an_Ultrasound_Scan_w

PIN031_Transvaginal_Pelvic_Ultrasound_Scan_w

PIN1316_Cystogram_w 

PIN096_IVU_w

PIN1233_PICC_w 

PIN097_(CT)_Coronary_Angiogram_w

PIN098_Nephrostomy_w

PIN123_CT_Scanning_w

PIN163_Transjugular_Liver_Biopsy_w

PIN027_Ultrasound_Guided_Injections_w

PIN058_Testicular_Vein_Embolisation_w

PIN154_Vertebroplasty_w

PIN030_Ultrasound_scan_of_the_Urinary_Tract_w

PIN226_Ultrasound_scan_of_the_abdomen_w

PIN277_Ultrasound_scan_for_children_w

PIN1182_Loopogram_w

PIN1210_Colonic_Transit_Study_w

PIN1211_The_Herniogram_w

PIN1212_Sialogram_w

PIN1213_Paediatric_MCUG_w

PIN1214_Dacrocystogram_w 

PIN1250_Male_Urethrogram_w 

PIN1251_Pouchogram_w 

PIN1252_Breast_Ultrasound_w 

PIN1263_Barium_swallow_for_adults_w 

PIN1293_Antegrade_Ureteric_Stent_w

PIN1294_PTC_and_Biliary_Stent_w 

PIN1295_Mediastinal_Venogram_and_Stent_Insertion_w

PIN1315_Paediatric_Barium_Swallow_w 

PIN1319_Fibroid_Embolisation_w

PIN1321_Inferior_Vena_Cava_(IVC)_Filter_Insertion_w 

PIN1322_Testicular_Vein_Embolisation_w

PIN1323_Colonic_Stenting_w

PIN1326_CTR_Scan_w

PIN1114_Percutaneous_biopsy_w

PIN1115_CT_guided_cervical_nerve_block_w

PIN1116_CT_guided_percutaneous_drainage_w 

Radiotherapy

PIN048_Radiotherapy_to_the_BreastChest_Wall_w

PIN1248_Radiotherapy_to_the_rectum_and_anus_(female)_w 

PIN045_Radiotherapy_to_the_Female_Pelvis_w

 

PIN1249_Radiotherapy_to_the_rectum_and_anus_(male)_w 

PIN090_Radiotherapy_to_the_Bladder_(MaleFemale)_w

PIN091_Radiotherapy_for_Patients_with_Lymphoma_w

PIN092_Radiotherapy_to_the_Brain_w

PIN127_Radiotherapy_to_the_Abdomen_w

PIN126_Stereotactic_Ablative_Body_Radiotherapy(SABR)_w

PIN128_Superficial_radiotherapy_to_the_skin_w

PIN161_Preparing_your_rectum_for_radiotherapy_w

PIN170_Fiducial_Marker_Insertion_w

PIN093_Radiotherapy_to_the_Head_&_Neck_Region_w

PIN242_Stereotactic_Radiosurgery_w

PIN 773b_Now_That_Your_Treatment_Has_Finished_w

PIN230_Papillon_Treatment_to_the_Rectum_w

PIN1183_At_the_end_of_your_radiotherapy_w

PIN1244_Radiotherapy_to_the_Prostate_w 

PIN1245_Internal_radiotherapy_to_female_pelvis_w

PIN1246_Radiotherapy_to_the_bones_(short course)_w

PIN1247_Radiotherapy_to_the_chest_(short course)_w

PIN1275_Use_of_vaginal_dilators_following_pelvic_radiotherapy_w 

Respiratory

PIN1111_Lung_Cancer_Specialist_Team_w

Rheumatology

PIN 195_your_drug_monitoring_programme_w

ACCESSIBLE INFORMATION STANDARD

If you require the information within the patient information leaflets in a larger print, on audio, or in a different format please submit via the form below.
Alternatively contact PALS on Tel: 01483 402757 ( direct line) or by e-mail rsc-tr.pals@nhs.net

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