Patient Leaflets

Below is a list of the patient leaflets used at RJAH Orthopaedic Hospital.

All leaflets are created, reviewed, updated and audited on a regular basis and to a quality standard to ensure the information is correct and written in a supportive and user friendly style.

Why is patient information important?

  • It gives patients confidence
  • It reminds patients what their healthcare professional has told them
  • It allows patients to make an informed decision
  • It helps to properly prepare patients for procedures, operations and treatment
  • It involves patients and their carers in their treatment and condition

 

AAOS OrthoInfo - Patient Information

Release Date: 26 Jun 2013

Achilles Tendinopathy - Leaflet

Release Date: 04 Nov 2014

Ankle Foot Orthoses - Leaflet

Release Date: 16 Sep 2013

Ankle Fusion (arthrodesis) - Leaflet

Release Date: 25 Nov 2014

Arthritis Research UK Patient Information

Release Date: 15 Jul 2013

Bisphosphonates for Osteoporosis - Leaflet

Release Date: 26 Oct 2014

Bone Biopsy - Leaflet

Release Date: 01 Jun 2011

Bunion Surgery - Leaflet

Release Date: 25 Nov 2014

Care of your Hip Spica - Leaflet

Release Date: 22 Jul 2011

Caudal Epidural Injections - Leaflet

Release Date: 11 Apr 2013

Children admitted to Alice Ward - Leaflet

Release Date: 01 May 2011

Clostridium Difficile - Leaflet

Release Date: 01 Jul 2011

Diabetic Aircast Walker - Leaflet

Release Date: 20 Apr 2014

Facet Joint Injection - Leaflet

Release Date: 11 Apr 2013

Footwear - Leaflet

Release Date: 16 Sep 2013

Footwear Adaptations - Leaflet

Release Date: 16 Sep 2013

Footwear Advice - Leaflet

Release Date: 25 Apr 2014

Hallux Valgus (Bunion) - Leaflet

Release Date: 04 Nov 2014

Hand Hygiene - Leaflet

Release Date: 01 Jul 2011

Having a Trucut biopsy in clinic - Leaflet

Release Date: 01 Jun 2011

Having general anaesthetic - Leaflet

Release Date: 12 Aug 2010

Hip & Knee Referral Guide

Release Date: 21 May 2013

Hip Abduction Braces - Leaflet

Release Date: 25 Apr 2014

Hyperextension Spinal Brace - Leaflet

Release Date: 25 Apr 2014

It's your Record - Patient Leaflet

Release Date: 20 Jan 2011

Knee Ankle Foot Orthoses - Leaflet

Release Date: 16 Sep 2013

Knee Arthroscopy - Leaflet

Release Date: 25 Oct 2014

Low back pain - Physiotherapy Leaflet

Release Date: 31 Mar 2014

Lumbar Decompression - Leaflet

Release Date: 25 Jan 2014

Lumbar Discectomy - Leaflet

Release Date: 25 Jan 2014

Macmillan: Cancer Information

Release Date: 06 Dec 2012

Metatarsalgia - Leaflet

Release Date: 04 Nov 2014

MRSA - Leaflet

Release Date: 01 Jul 2011

Neck Braces and Collars - Leaflet

Release Date: 16 Sep 2013

Nutrition and Hydration - Leaflet

Release Date: 26 Sep 2014

Occupational Therapy on Sheldon Ward

Release Date: 16 Sep 2013

Orthotics Department- Patient Leaflet

Release Date: 27 Jun 2011

Paediatric Pain Relief - Leaflet

Release Date: 22 Jul 2011

Periacetabular Osteotomy (PAO) - Leaflet

Release Date: 26 Sep 2014

Plantar Fasciitis - Leaflet

Release Date: 04 Nov 2014

Questions to Ask about your care

Release Date: 07 Jan 2014

Range of Motion (ROM) Knee Brace - Leaflet

Release Date: 26 Apr 2014

Rotator Cuff Repair - Leaflet

Release Date: 01 Sep 2010

Sarcoma Specialist Key Workers - Leaflet

Release Date: 01 Jun 2011

Shoulder Abduction Pillow - Leaflet

Release Date: 31 Mar 2014

Shoulder Injection - Leaflet

Release Date: 20 Jan 2011

Spinal Supports and Braces - Leaflet

Release Date: 16 Sep 2013

Sports Injury Unit Leaflet

Release Date: 16 May 2013

The Menzies Unit - Leaflet

Release Date: 01 Sep 2010

Treatment of Perthes Disease - Leaflet

Release Date: 22 Jul 2011

What is a Buddy? - Leaflet

Release Date: 01 Mar 2010

Your Spiritual Care - Leaflet

Release Date: 12 Aug 2010

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