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Patient Information Leaflets – A2020-10-15T20:00:54+01:00

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EXTERNALA difficult birth – what is shoulder dystocia? (external leaflet)
S 040Ano Rectal Manometry v6
EXTERNALA low-lying placenta after 20 weeks (external leaflet)
EXTERNALA third or fourth degree tear during child birth (external leaflet)
GYN 047Abdominal Sacrocolpopexy or Sacrohysteropexy
ACST 001Access to community services team (ACST)
FF 011Access to fertility records
CORP 002Access to health records
EXTERNALAcne (external leaflet)
PAIN 033Acupuncture treatment at home
SN 001Acute kidney injury
CC 033Acute Oncology Team
EXTERNALAdenoid surgery (external leaflet)
MUSC 059Admission for Minor Orthopaedic Surgery Under Local Anaesthetic
CH 063Admission to Hospital – Rainbow Ward
SW3 001Admission to Ward 3
AUDIO 012 Adult Audiology Service for patients with learning disabilities-information for carers
EXTERNALAdult tonsil surgery (external leaflet)
SS 002Advice for continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) Users
BS 009 Advice on speaking with a child when a loved one is in hospital
OPHTH 008After care for minor surgery
DR 004After photography
ORTH 022After your low vision assessment
MED 009Age well unit
ALC 001Alcohol Advice (Accessible)
EXTERNALAlder Hey Children’s Hospital (getting to)
AAA 001Ambulatory Assessment Area
PAIN 011Amitriptyline
EXTERNALAmniocentisis (external leaflet)
EXTERNALAn assisted vaginal birth (ventouse or forceps)
CARD 005 Angiogram-Having an v7
SURG 040Ano-rectal manometry
MED 006(Anaphylaxis) Suspected extreme allergic reaction
Card 009aAngioplasty/Stent (Having a) (Accessible)
CH 036Antenatal hydronephrosis
GYN 042Anti-D following Early Pregnancy Loss
OBS 004Anticoagulation in pregnancy and the post partum period
OPHTH 012Anti-VEGF Injection Treatment
SL 008Aphasia/Dysphasia
MX 005Apicectomy
ANA 002Arm or Hand Surgery Using a Nerve Block
EXTERNALAsthma – Treatment
ORTH 003Atropine treatment for amblyopia (Lazy Eye)
HAEM 002Attending Anticoagulant Clinics