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Patient information and consent forms

All patient information leaflets and consent forms

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Leaflet title Service
22q11 deletion syndrome – parent information Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Abdominal pain - advice for parents of children with Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Adam Rogers therapy team Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Adenoidectomy Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis – information about surgery Children's Services (Paediatrics), Trauma & Orthopaedics
Advice for parents whose child is having an operation Children's Services (Paediatrics), Perioperative Care
Advice for parents, carers and visitors Children's Services (Paediatrics), Infection Control Team (ICT)
Amblyopia (lazy eye) in children Children's Services (Paediatrics), Ophthalmology
Anal dilatation in children Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
Anal Fissures in children Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
Appendicectomy - children Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Atropine eye drops at home Children's Services (Paediatrics), Ophthalmology
Atropine occlusion: Instillation of drops Children's Services (Paediatrics), Ophthalmology
Balloon retained gastrostomy tube (Mic-G) in children Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Blepharitis Children's Services (Paediatrics), Ophthalmology
Boots and bar stage of the Ponseti method for Talipes (clubfoot) Children's Services (Paediatrics), Trauma & Orthopaedics
Breathing games for young children with cystic fibrosis Children's Services (Paediatrics), Physiotherapy
Bronchiectasis Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Bronchiolitis Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Bronchoscopy - parent information Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Button battery ingestion in children - advice for parents and carers Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
C2 - Welcome to ward C2 Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Cambridge eye unit - advice for parents following your child’s general anaesthetic Children's Services (Paediatrics), Ophthalmology
Caring for your surgical wound Children's Services (Paediatrics), Neurosciences
Child and family support counsellor practitioners Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Children's home ventilation service Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
Children's tonsillectomy Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Children’s Clinic Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Circumcision - Children Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
Cleft lip repair – following discharge Children's Services (Paediatrics), Cleft Net East Network, General Surgery
Cleft lip surgery - preparation for cleft lip surgery Children's Services (Paediatrics), General Surgery
Cleft palate repair – advice following discharge Children's Services (Paediatrics), Cleft Net East Network, General Surgery
Cleft palate surgery - preparation for Children's Services (Paediatrics), Cleft Net East Network, General Surgery
Coeliac disease Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Gastroenterology
Colonoscopy and Gastroscopy: Afternoon list Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Gastroenterology
Contact lenses - advice for parents of children wearing Children's Services (Paediatrics), Ophthalmology
Croup Children's Services (Paediatrics)
CT (Computerised Tomography) scan under oral sedation Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Cyclopentolate - instilling your child’s eye drops at home Children's Services (Paediatrics), Ophthalmology
Cystic Fibrosis - annual review Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Cysts - surgery to remove your child’s Children's Services (Paediatrics), Ophthalmology
Developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) and management with a pavlik harness Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
Diarrhoea and vomiting Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Dietary advice for children who form stones: FAQs Children's Services (Paediatrics), Nutrition and Dietetics, Paediatric Surgery
Discharge planning Children's Services (Paediatrics)
DMSA (kidney) scan Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Dyslexic children - advice for parents of Children's Services (Paediatrics), Ophthalmology
Ear and how it works Audiology, Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Elsworth hostel Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Epidural - information for parents Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Epilepsy nursing service - children’s Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Extracorporeal shockwave disintegration of stones in children: procedure-specific information Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Eye care for your child Children's Services (Paediatrics), Ophthalmology
Fatty liver disease in children Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Gastroenterology
Febrile convulsions (‘fever fits’) Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Feeding advice after cleft surgery Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Gastroscopy: morning list advice for patients/parents Children's Services (Paediatrics), Endoscopy, Paediatric Gastroenterology
General anaesthesia (children) - information for parents and carers Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Glasses for children - advice regarding Children's Services (Paediatrics), Ophthalmology
Having an MRI scan under IV sedation Children's Services (Paediatrics)
HCG stimulation test Addenbrooke's Charitable Trust (ACT), Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Head injury - children Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Hearing levels - your child’s Audiology, Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Hip reconstruction surgery - information for paediatric patients undergoing Children's Services (Paediatrics), Trauma & Orthopaedics
Hip spica care Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
Hirschsprung’s disease in children Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery, Paediatrics (Children's Services)
Hospital passport - for children with special needs Children's Services (Paediatrics)
How to use a metered dose inhaler Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatrics (Children's Services)
How to use an Autohaler Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatrics (Children's Services)
How to use an ‘Aerochamber plus’ in one breath Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatrics (Children's Services)
How to use the Aerochamber and mask for an infant/child using the tidal breathing method Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatrics (Children's Services)
How to use the Aerochamber plus with the tidal breathing method – in a child or young adult Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatrics (Children's Services)
How to use the Clickhaler Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatrics (Children's Services)
How to use the Easi-Breathe Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatrics (Children's Services)
How to use the Turbohaler Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatrics (Children's Services)
Hydrocele Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
Hydrogen breath test for (small bowel) bacterial overgrowth Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Gastroenterology
Hydrogen breath test for sugar malabsorption Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Gastroenterology
Hypospadias - parent information Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
Impedance study - advice for patients/parents Children's Services (Paediatrics), Endoscopy, Paediatric Gastroenterology
Information for parents of children prescribed Azathioprine Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Gastroenterology
Information for parents of children prescribed Mercaptopurine Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Gastroenterology
Inguinal hernia - children Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
Intermittent self meatal/urethral dilatation. A user’s guide for boys and adolescents Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
Intermittent self meatal/urethral dilatation: A parent’s guide Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
Intussusception Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
Jejunostomy tube direct (surgically placed) – information for parents/carers Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Kartagener’s syndrome Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Konica Minolta Pulsox 300i for measuring overnight oxygen and heart rate Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Language development Audiology, Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy - children Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Leaving hospital - information for parents/carers when a child leaves hospital Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Local and national organisations offering support for children and young people with hearing loss Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Audiology
Looking after your child’s plaster cast Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Low profile balloon retained gastrostomy tubes Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
Lung function tests Children's Services (Paediatrics)
MAG 3 (kidney) scan Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan under general anaesthetic Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Milk Allergy Allergy, Children's Services (Paediatrics), Nutrition and Dietetics
Monarch gastrostomy tube in children - caring for a Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Nasal ciliary biopsy Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Nephrectomy/hemi-nephrectomy in children Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
Neuromuscular hip reconstruction – information about surgery Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
Neuromuscular scoliosis – information about surgery Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
Nissen’s fundoplication – in children Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
Nurse controlled analgesia (NCA) - information for parents Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Paediatric Cystic Fibrosis service: Information for parents and carers Children's Services (Paediatrics), Clinical Psychology
Paediatric diabetes clinics at weston centre: information for parents and young people Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Paediatric Flexible Bronchoscopy and Bronchoalveolar Lavage Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatrics (Children's Services)
Paediatric intensive care unit (PICU) Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
Paediatric intensive care unit (PICU) - discharge to the ward Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
Paediatric Intensive Care Unit: Ways to help yourself when your child is in hospital Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
Paediatric orthoptic service Children's Services (Paediatrics), Orthotics
Parenteral Nutrition - a guide for parents and children Children's Services (Paediatrics), Nutrition and Dietetics
Parenting when your child is ill Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Patient controlled analgesia (PCA) - information for parents Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy (‘PEG’) tubes - children Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
pH / impedance study - children Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
Pneumonia Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Portacath (implantable ports) Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Post mortem on a baby or child - Information for parents Children's Services (Paediatrics), Post-Mortem Services
Posterior urethral valves Children's Services (Paediatrics), Urology
Primary ciliary dyskinesia Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Propranolol for the treatment of paediatric haemangiomas Children's Services (Paediatrics), Ophthalmology
Pyeloplasty Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
Pyloric stenosis - information for parents Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
Rectal biopsy in children – advice for parents and carers Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
Rectal washouts in children with Hirschsprung’s Disease - information for parents Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery, Paediatrics (Children's Services)
Reimplantation of ureter(s) Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
Sleep study - children's Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Splenectomy in children – information for parents Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Stoma (Colostomy and Ileostomy) Closure in Children; advice for parents and carers Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
Stress incontinence in children with cystic fibrosis – parents’ copy Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Stroke in Childhood - information for parents Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Neurology
Surgery to correct a ‘squint’ in children Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Audiology
Sweat test – information for parents Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Talipes (clubfoot) and its management at Addenbrooke’s Hospital Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
Thoracotomy in children Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
Tongue-tie (ankyloglossia) division Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
Transferring your child to the paediatric intensive care unit (PICU) Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
Transgastric Jejunal Tubes Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
Triamcinolone injection Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Umbilical hernia Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
Undescended testes and surgery Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
Urinary tract infection - children Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery
Urology: your child’s outpatient appointment following their operation by the paediatric surgery/urology team Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Surgery, Urology
Vagus nerve stimulation therapy (Paediatric): patient discharge information Child Development Centre, Children's Services (Paediatrics), Paediatric Neurology
Viral induced wheeze Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Ward F3 Children's Services (Paediatrics)
Welcome to the Endocrine Adolescent/Transition clinic Children's Services (Paediatrics)