Patient Leaflets

DepartmentLeaflet Title
Alcohol Liaison ServiceYour Ascites Management Plan
Alcohol Liaison ServiceAlcohol Liaison Service
Alcohol Liaison ServiceDrink Less See More Of Life
Alcohol Liaison ServiceSupported Alcohol Withdrawal Treatment Information
Brain Injury ServicesCommunity Brain Injury Rehabilitation Service - Working to help those with an acquired brain injury and their families - CLIENT INFORMATION PACK
Brain Injury ServicesBrain Injury Service
Cardiology24 Hour Blood Pressure Monitor
CardiologyDiary for Enhanced Recovery After Thoracic Surgery
CardiologyCardiomemo Recorder
CardiologyTransthoracic Echocardiograph
CardiologyPatient Anaemia Record
CardiologyCardiac Surgery - Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Diary
CardiologyPain Relief
CardiologyAdvice for Patients Recovering from a Heart Attack
CardiologyTranscatheter Aortic Valve Implantation (TAVI)
CardiologyPost Operative Confusion
CardiologyAmbulatory ECG Recording
CardiologyOccupational Therapy
CardiologyAdvice for Patients having Open Heart Surgery
Child Health ServicesInhaler Discharge Plan
Child Health ServicesBirth to Five
Child Health ServicesTop Tips For Talking to Young Patients
Child Health ServicesGeneral Anaesthesia - A brief guide for young people
Child Health ServicesNeonatal Outreach Community Service
Child Health ServicesDavy the Detective: finding out about anaesthetics
Child Health ServicesLet's get poo in the loo
Child Health ServicesEarly Onset Neonatal Infection
Child Health ServicesSerial Casting - Paediatric Physiotherapy
Child Health ServicesBronchiolitis in Children
Child Health ServicesChildrens Assessment Unit
Child Health ServicesThe Charter of Promises
Child Health ServicesTransition - Moving into Adult Care
Child Health ServicesPaediatric Outreach Community Service
Child Health ServicesRees Bear has an anaesthetic - A story for younger children about having an anaesthetic
Children - CAMHSFamily Therapy Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS)
Children - CAMHSIntroduction to CAMHS
Children - CAMHSCAMHS - A Guide for Children, Young people, parents and carers
Children - Connect CounsellingYoutherapY
Children - Connect CounsellingConnect Counselling Service
Children - Health Visiting and School NursingLonglands Development Centre
Children - Health Visiting and School NursingUniversal School Nursing
Children - Health Visiting and School NursingHearing Aids or Grommets in Glue Ear
Children - Health Visiting and School NursingPotty Training
Children - Occupational TherapyAdapting your home to meet the needs of your Child
Children - Speech and LanguageEarly Years Speech and Language Therapy Service
Children - Speech and LanguageSpeech and Language Therapy Service
Children - Speech and LanguageSpeech and Language Therapy - Paediatric Dysphagia
Clinical GovernanceHow to help keep yourself safe
Clinical Governance DirectorateAbout the Consent Form
Clinical Support Services DivisionBlackpool Victoria Hospital Outpatients’ Department
Community NursingCommunity Dressing Service
Community NursingLeg Ulcer and Chronic Wound Clinic
Community NursingYou and the Specialist Bed / Mattress
Community NursingCOPD Homecare - Lancaster and Morecambe
Continence ServiceTake Control Of Your Bladder And Bowel
Corporate SevicesJoin our community - Together we CAN make a difference
DermatologyWound care advice after skin surgery
DermatologyPatch Testing
DermatologyTreatment with Botox
DermatologyPhotodynamic Therapy
DermatologyYour Liquid Nitrogen Treatment
DermatologyPUVA Treatment
DermatologyUVB Therapy
DermatologySkin Surgery Skin Surgery Information for Patients
Dietetic DepartmentPoor Appetitie
Dietetic DepartmentEatwell Guide
Dietetic DepartmentEat well with blended diet - Texture C
Dietetic DepartmentEat well with a Soft Diet - Texture E
DieteticsBDA - Food Fact Sheet - Malnutrition
Dietetics ServiceWhat to expect when you see a Dietitian
Emergency DepartmentMallet Finger
Emergency DepartmentRecovering from Shoulder Injury
Emergency DepartmentWoundcare
Emergency DepartmentRecovering from an Acute Knee Injury
Emergency DepartmentTetanus Prevention
Emergency DepartmentPlaster Care
Emergency DepartmentRecovering from an Acute Wrist Injury
Emergency DepartmentUse of Crutches
Emergency DepartmentRecovering from a Head Injury
Emergency DepartmentWhen in Acute Low Back Pain
Emergency DepartmentRecovering from an Acute Ankle Injury
Emergency DepartmentTrauma and Serious Injuries
Emergency DepartmentFor Parents looking after a Child with a Broken Wrist / Forearm
Emergency DepartmentInstructions for Patients with Neck Pain
Emergency DepartmentThe Use of Ice at Home for Injuries
Emergency DepartmentInformation for Parents when your Child is Transferred to Royal Preston Hospital
Emergency DepartmentFor Parents looking after a Child who has just received Immunisation
Emergency DepartmentLooking after a Child with a Bite or Sting
Emergency DepartmentFor Parents looking after a Child with a Fractured Humerus
Emergency DepartmentFor Parents looking after a Child with Broken Fingers or Toes
Emergency DepartmentFor Parents looking after a Child with a Broken Collar Bone
Emergency DepartmentLooking after a Child with a Head Injury
Emergency DepartmentButton Battery Ingestion
Emergency DepartmentEpitaxis or Nose Bleeds
Emergency DepartmentHigh Temperature Child
Emergency DepartmentAttending the Emergency Department
Emergency DepartmentFor Parents looking after a Child with Dressings on Burns or Scalds
End of Life CareCommunication Booklet for care in the last days and hours of life
End of Life CarePlan of Care in the Last Days and Hours of Life
End of Life CareBereavement Card
End of Life CareWhen Someone is Dying - NESCN South Cumbria
End of Life CareNo Decision Without me. Your Palliative Care Record (EPaCCS)
Extensive Care ServiceA Guide to the Extensive Care Service
Facilities DirectorateTravel Information - Victoria Hospital
GastroenterologyColonic Dilatation Leaflet
GastroenterologyInformation following your
Endoscopy Procedure
GastroenterologyArgon Beam Plasma Coagulation
GastroenterologyHaving a Gastroscopy and Sigmoidoscopy with Moviprep
GastroenterologyHaving a PEG
GastroenterologyEndoscopic Mucosal Resection
GastroenterologyHaving a Sigmoidoscopy with Moviprep
GastroenterologyHaving a Colonoscopy with Moviprep
GastroenterologyHaving a Gastroscopy
GastroenterologyHaving a Gastroscopy as an Inpatient
GastroenterologyEndoscopic Ultrasound (EUS)
GastroenterologyHaving a Gastroscopy and Colonoscopy with Moviprep
GastroenterologyOesophageal Dilatation
GastroenterologyEndoscopic Retrograde Cholangio Pancreatogram (ERCP)
GastroenterologyInstructions for Patients after Therapeutic Colonoscopy
GastroenterologyOesophageal Varices
GastroenterologyHaving Colonoscopy with Klean Prep
General Medicine DivisionFibreoptic Bronchoscopy
General SurgeryInformation for People with Diabetes who are Undergoing Surgery Procedures
GynaecologyGynaecology Oncology Specialist Nurse
GynaecologyMenstrual cycle
GynaecologyDrinking for a Healthy Bladder - B&BF
GynaecologyManagement of Miscarriage: your options - Miscarriage Association
GynaecologyDiary for Enhanced Recovery after a Hysterectomy
GynaecologyOvarian hyperstimulation syndrome - RCOG
GynaecologyIntravesical Botox Therapy for Bladder Symtoms
GynaecologyThe Post-Menopausal Bleeding (PMB) Clinic
GynaecologyHeavy Menstrual Bleeding (HMB)
GynaecologyVaginal Hysterectomy
GynaecologyMedical Management - The Ectopic Pregnancy Trust
GynaecologySurgical management of miscarriage
GynaecologySterilisation for Women (Tubal Occlusion)
GynaecologyPelvic Inflammatory Disease
GynaecologyPolycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)
GynaecologyInformation for you - Healthy eating and vitamin supplements in pregnancy - RCOG
GynaecologyPeriods and fertility in the menstrual cycle - NHS Choices
GynaecologyYour miscarriage - Miscarriage Association
GynaecologyEctopic pregnancy - Miscarriage Association
GynaecologyOvarian Cysts
GynaecologyFeel Free to Enjoy Life Again - The one-time, five minute procedure for heavy menstrual bleeding
GynaecologyWhen your family is complete, ask your doctor about Essure permanent birth control
GynaecologyCaring for Your Surgical Wound after Caesarean Section
GynaecologyTermination of Pregnancy (TOP) / Abortion
GynaecologyInformation for you - Why your weight matters during pregnancy - RCOG
GynaecologyThe Post Menopausal Bleeding (PMB) Clinic
GynaecologyOperations for Prolapse of the Vaginal Apex: Sacrospinous fixation of the vaginal vault - Sacrospinous fixation of the uterus
GynaecologyHaving a Loop Diathermy Treatment
GynaecologyHysteroscopy
GynaecologyManual Vacuum Aspiration (MVA)
GynaecologyCryo-cautery to the Cervix
GynaecologyRecovering Well - Information for you after a Laparoscopy
GynaecologyColposuspension for Stress Incontinence
GynaecologyColposcopy Explained
GynaecologyAbdominal Hysterectomy
GynaecologyChronic Pelvic Pain
GynaecologyEndometrial ablation
GynaecologyLaparoscopic hysterectomy
GynaecologyProtecting Women and Babies with Anti-D Immunoglobulin
GynaecologyMolar pregnancy (hydatidiform mole) - Miscarriage Association
GynaecologyManaging PMS
Haematology / OncologyHaving a Bone Marrow Biopsy
Haematology / OncologyCancer of the Unknown Primary
Haematology / OncologyGoing Home after a Stem Cell Transplant
Haematology / OncologyHaving a Central Line
Haematology / OncologyThe Acute Oncology Service
Haematology / OncologyMouth Care During Chemotherapy (Oncology)
Haematology / OncologyChemotherapy Diet Advice (Haem)
Haematology / OncologyInformation for Chemotherapy (Oncology)
Haematology / OncologyHaving Chemotherapy (Oncology)
Infection Prevention DepartmentMeticillin-Sensitive Staphylococcus Aureus
Infection Prevention DepartmentCarbapenemase Producing Enterobacteriaceae (CPE)
Infection Prevention DepartmentWhy am I being Screened for MRSA Pre-admission
Infection Prevention DepartmentHand Hygiene
Infection Prevention DepartmentClostridium Difficile
Infection Prevention DepartmentMRSA (Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus)
Information Governance DepartmentHow we use your Health Records
Intermediary Mental Health TeamPsychological Therapies Team
Intravenous TherapyCommunity Intravenous Therapy Service
Learning DisabilitiesHospital Information - for people with Communication Difficulties
MaternityPelvic Girdle Pain in Pregnancy
MaternityHigh Body Mass Index (BMI) in Pregnancy
MaternityJoint Endocrine Antenatal Clinic - Poster
MaternityCaring for Your Surgical Wound after Caesarean Section
MaternityBack Pain in Pregnancy
MaternityFlu Leaflet - Chinese
MaternityFlu Leaflet - Polish
MaternitySaving Babies Lives - The SaBiNE Project - Poster
MaternityPersonal Training for your Pelvic Floor (Welsh)
MaternityAntenatal Banking of Colostrum
MaternityPersonal Training for your Pelvic Floor
MaternityDiabetes in Pregnancy Service - Poster
MaternityA third- or fourth-degree tear during birth (also known as obstetric anal sphincter injury – OASI)
MaternityWhat is Gestational Diabetes
MaternityOutpatient Induction of Labour
MaternityThe Complex Social Needs Team - Poster
MaternityCoping with the Latent Phase of Labour
MaternityPost Natal Care for Gestational diabetes (GDM) - Perinatal Institute
MaternityFlu Leaflet - Romanian
MaternityInduction of Labour
MaternityIn touch with your baby - A guide to your baby's movements during pregnancy - Russian
MaternityFlu Leaflet - Bulgarian
MaternityIn touch with your baby - A guide to your baby's movements during pregnancy - Bengali
MaternityCardiac Pregnancy Clinical - Poster
MaternityIn touch with your baby - A guide to your baby's movements during pregnancy - Mandarin
MaternityInduction of Labour
MaternityIn touch with your baby - A guide to your baby's movements during pregnancy - Urdu
MaternityIn touch with your baby - A guide to your baby's movements during pregnancy - Polish
MaternityMedical Pathway for Pregnant Women with Medical Conditions - Poster
MaternityIn touch with your baby - A guide to your baby's movements during pregnancy - Lithuanian
MaternityIn touch with your baby - A guide to your baby's movements during pregnancy - Latvian
MaternityIn touch with your baby - A guide to your baby's movements during pregnancy - Hungarian
MaternityIn touch with your baby - A guide to your baby's movements during pregnancy - English
MaternityIn touch with your baby - A guide to your baby's movements during pregnancy - Hindi
MaternityIn touch with your baby - A guide to your baby's movements during pregnancy - Arabic
MaternityBackache in pregnancy (NHS Choices)
MaternityMental Health in Pregnancy - Poster
MaternityPelvic Floor Repair
MaternityPelvic Girdle Pain in Pregnancy
MaternityPreparing for your Elective Caesarean
MaternitySubstance Misuse in Pregnancy - Multi-Agency Team - Poster
MaternitySkin to Skin at Caesarean Section - Poster
MaternityListening to your Baby's Heartbeat during Labour
MaternityMultiple Pregnancy
MaternityVenous Thrombosis in Pregnancy and After Birth
MaternityDiabetes in Pregnancy A3 Poster
OphthalmologyInformation for Patients Undergoing YAG Laser Capsulotomy
OphthalmologyGlaucoma
OphthalmologyWhat is a Squint - Information for Parents
OphthalmologyAdvice for Patients following Day Case Cataract Surgery
OphthalmologyPtosis
OphthalmologyRetinal Detachment
OphthalmologyInformation for patients undergoing Laser Treatment for Diabetic Retinopathy
OphthalmologyPatient Discharge Retinal Vitrectomy Surgery (v9)
OphthalmologyBlepharitis
OphthalmologyInformation for Patients Undergoing Cataract Surgery
OphthalmologyFloaters and Flashing Lights in the Field of Vision
OphthalmologyWhat is Macular Hole Surgery
OphthalmologyYour child’s first appointment at the Ophthalmic / Orthoptic Clinic
OphthalmologyWhat is a Squint?
OphthalmologyBlepharoplasty
OphthalmologyWhat is Vitrectomy Surgery?
OphthalmologyEntropion Correction
OphthalmologyEctropion Correction
OphthalmologyCorneal Transplant Information
OphthalmologyRemoval of Lesion Around the Eyelid
Pain ManagementElectro-acustim
Pain ManagementTrigger Point Injections
Pain ManagementTranscutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
Pain ManagementLumbar Sympathetic Block
Pain ManagementAcupuncture
Pain ManagementFacet Joint Injections
Pain ManagementStellate Ganglion Block
Pain ManagementRadio frequency nerve ablation
Pain ManagementEpidural injection
Pain ManagementPain Psychology
Pain ManagementPost Epidural Discharge Advice
Pain ManagementPain Management Programme
Pain ManagementProgressive Muscle Relaxation
Palliative CareThe Amber Care Bundle
Patient ExperienceYour Two Week Wait Put the Clock Back
Patient ExperiencePatient Involvement - Child Health
Patient ExperienceRaising a Concern / Complaint (A5)
Patient ExperienceSame Sex Accommodation A3 Poster
Patient ExperienceDelivering Same Sex Accommodation
Patient ExperienceTell Us - We want to hear what you think of our services
Patient ExperienceWhen Visiting Someone who is Dying
PharmacyA Syringe Pump Guide for Patients and Careers
PharmacyJust in Case Medication
PharmacyHelping You to get the Most out of Your Medicines
PharmacyMedication instructions before your operation
Physiotherapy DepartmentUrogynaecology Physiotherapy Service - Pelvic Floor Muscle Training and Bladder Training
PodiatryA Guide to the Podiatry Service
Pulmonary Rehabilitation ServicesPulmonary Rehabilitation
Radiology Farage Interventional UnitAngioplasty
Radiology Farage Interventional UnitThrombolysis
Radiology Farage Interventional UnitInferior Vena Cava IVC Filter Placement
Radiology Farage Interventional UnitVaricocele Embolisation
Radiology Farage Interventional UnitAngiography
Radiology MRIMagnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Scan
Radiology NMHida Scan
Radiology NMMyocardial Perfusion Scan
Radiology NMParathyroid Scan
Radiology NMDMSA Scan Child
Radiology NMRenogram - Child
Radiology NMBone Scan
Radiology NMDMSA Scan - Adult
Radiology NMLung Scan - Information Leaflet for Pregnant Patients
Radiology NMMuga Scan
Radiology NMNuclear Medicine
Radiology NMThyriod Scan
Radiology NMRenogram and Micturating Cystogram (MCU)
Radiology NMMeckel's Scan
Radiology NMSentinel Node Scan
Radiology NMGastric Emptying Scan
Radiology NMSeHCAT Scan
Radiology NMRenogram Adult
Radiology NMWhite Blood Cell Scan
REACTRapid Emergency Assessment and Co-ordination Team
ResuscitationDecisions About Adult Cardiopulmonary Resus
ResuscitationDo Not Attempt Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (DNACPR) - An Easy Read Guide
Services Children - BereavementFuneral Options for your Baby - Stillborn and Neonatal Deaths
Services Children - BereavementFor you in you Loss
Services Children - BereavementFuneral Options for your Tiny Baby Up to 12 weeks
Services Children - BereavementFuneral Options for your Small Baby 12-24 weeks
Services Children - Bereavement Bereavement Support - Support for women, their partners and families who have had a recent Pregnancy or baby loss
Sexual Health ServicesInformation for those Accepting or Considering Hepatitis Hep B Vaccines
Sexual Health ServicesSexual Health & Relationship Enhancement Psychosexual Service - Referrer Information
Sexual Health ServicesAdvice to Patients following a Vasectomy
Sexual Health ServicesSexual Health & Relationship Enhancement Psychosexual Service - Service Information Leaflet for individuals and couples
Speech and LanguageWhat to expect when you see a Speech and Language Therapist
Supporting Minds ServiceSupporting Minds Poster
Supporting Minds ServiceSupporting Minds Leaflet
Surgical DivisionComing into Hospital for an Operation
Surgical DivisionOne Stop Prostate Cancer Assessment and Biopsy
Therapy ServicesIntermediate Care (reablement) with Therapy
Therapy ServicesCommunity Therapy Team
Therapy ServicesOccupational Therapy Hospital Services
Urology DepartmentUrology Cancer Service
Urology DepartmentTelephone Follow up Clinic
Wound ManagementWound Care Passport