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Patient Information Leaflets

Here at LHCH, we feel it is important for all patients to be aware of the conditions that they have and the tests and treatments that are available to them before undergoing any procedures. 

We have a wide range of patient information leaflets available for download, which can be selected fom the drop down menus below. However if you don't have the information that you require, please visit the NHS Choices website where you will find additional details. 

We also have information leaflets for the following:

  • Health, Promotion, Rehab and Infection Prevention
  • Discharge Information
  • Drugs and Medication
  • Patients and Families 

Audio for patient Leaflets

We have a number of 'Audio videos' for a selection of our patient information leaflets. Please find the leaflet from the documents list/search below and access the audio from the following links:


Please filter your search to find the information that you are looking for more easily. Please use the following 'Category select' and 'Search box' below. If a category has a further sub category, it will display after the first initial search. 


Results

Anaesthesia for Thoracic Operations
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 457071 bytes
Updated Date: 10/17/2018 11:55:20 AM

Bronchoscopy Under General Anaesthetic
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 1861956 bytes
Updated Date: 10/17/2018 11:55:20 AM

Care and Use of Nebulisers
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 1885059 bytes
Updated Date: 10/17/2018 11:55:20 AM

Contraception in Cystic Fibrosis
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 689669 bytes
Updated Date: 10/17/2018 11:55:20 AM

CT guided Lung Biopsy
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 1993566 bytes
Updated Date: 10/17/2018 11:55:20 AM

CT Guided Lung Biopsy LARGE PRINT
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 260769 bytes
Updated Date: 10/17/2018 11:55:20 AM

CTPALS069%20-%20Spirometry.pdf
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 1882128 bytes
Updated Date: 3/8/2021 12:10:51 PM

Cystic Fibrosis Related Diabetes
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 683072 bytes
Updated Date: 10/17/2018 11:55:20 AM

Diagnostic Sleep Test
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 1241085 bytes
Updated Date: 11/13/2018 11:20:33 AM

EBUS
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 1910159 bytes
Updated Date: 10/17/2018 11:55:20 AM

Exercise Tolerance Test
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 1841138 bytes
Updated Date: 10/17/2018 11:55:20 AM

Gastrectomy
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 285306 bytes
Updated Date: 10/17/2018 11:55:20 AM

Having breathing tests - Easy Read
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 263307 bytes
Updated Date: 12/27/2019 2:03:21 PM

Infertility in Male Patients with Cystic Fibrosis
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 832103 bytes
Updated Date: 10/17/2018 11:55:20 AM

Long Term Oxygen Therapy
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 2804971 bytes
Updated Date: 10/17/2018 11:55:20 AM

Lung Surgery
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 6994564 bytes
Updated Date: 3/20/2019 1:27:43 PM

Mannitol Challenge Test
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 1970565 bytes
Updated Date: 10/17/2018 11:55:21 AM

Mediastinoscopy Large Print
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 1871474 bytes
Updated Date: 3/20/2019 2:18:28 PM

Mediastinotomy/Mediastinoscopy
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 1939902 bytes
Updated Date: 3/20/2019 2:10:40 PM

Open Lung Biopsy
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 1865461 bytes
Updated Date: 10/17/2018 11:55:21 AM

Patient information CT guided lung biopsy
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 258586 bytes
Updated Date: 1/9/2019 11:03:14 AM

Patient information CT guided lung biopsy LARGE PRINT VERSION
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 260688 bytes
Updated Date: 1/9/2019 11:03:00 AM

Patient information Pleural aspiration
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 246293 bytes
Updated Date: 1/9/2019 11:03:40 AM

Patient information Pleural aspiration LARGE PRINT
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 246293 bytes
Updated Date: 1/9/2019 11:03:26 AM

Pleural Aspiration LARGE PRINT.pdf
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 245904 bytes
Updated Date: 10/17/2018 11:55:21 AM

Pleurectomy
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 1844943 bytes
Updated Date: 3/20/2019 2:16:50 PM

Rapid Access Leaflet
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 2003064 bytes
Updated Date: 10/17/2018 11:55:21 AM

Spirometry
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 1882318 bytes
Updated Date: 10/17/2018 11:55:21 AM

Spirometry (1)
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 60910 bytes
Updated Date: 3/8/2021 12:11:56 PM

Thromboembolism
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 366471 bytes
Updated Date: 10/17/2018 11:55:21 AM

Thromboembolism Large Print
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 252539 bytes
Updated Date: 10/17/2018 11:55:21 AM

VAT Video Assisted Thoracoscopy
Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
Sub-Category: Chest and Lung Conditions, Test and Treatment
FileSize: 1845753 bytes
Updated Date: 10/17/2018 11:55:21 AM