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Patient information leaflets are general guides to help patients understand specific conditions, treatments or tests. 

The information does not replace the need for individual advice from a healthcare professional.

If you have any questions, please ask your consultant or other healthcare professional when you visit us for your consultation, treatment or procedure.

Patient leaflets » Infection prevention and control

Patient information library

application/pdfCandida auris – a patient's guide – March 2016 (162KB)
 This leaflet gives you general information about Candida auris – a type of micro-organism (germ).
application/pdfEndocarditis - January 2016 (103KB)
 A guide to endocarditis and how you can reduce your risk of developing it.
application/pdfHygiene and wound care for heart and lung operation patients - June 2015 (355KB)
 This leaflet gives general information on hygiene and wound care for heart and lung operation patients, and explains what you can do to help reduce the risk of your surgical wound becoming infected.
application/pdfYour pre-operative skin wash - June 2014 (335KB)
 This leaflet gives you general information about your child's pre-operative skin wash.