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Information Leaflets

Browse or search for patient information leaflets on health, conditions and diseases provided by Patient. Each leaflet is written by an expert team of GPs and contains trusted, high quality health information.


Browse by Category - First Aid / Accidents / Injuries

  1. A Knocked-out Tooth
  2. Achilles Tendon Rupture
  3. Advice for Travel Abroad
  4. Altitude/Mountain Sickness
  5. Ankle Injuries
  6. Anti-inflammatory Painkillers
  7. Burns and Scalds
  8. Care of Rib Injuries
  9. Common Dislocations
  10. Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
  11. Cramps in the Leg
  12. Cuts (Lacerations)
  13. Dealing with Bleeding
  14. Dealing with Breathing Problems
  15. Dealing with Eye Injuries
  16. Dealing with Fractures
  17. Dealing with Hyperglycaemia (High Blood Sugar)
  18. Dealing with Hypoglycaemia (Low Blood Sugar)
  19. Dealing with Insect Stings
  20. Dealing with Poisoning
  21. Dealing with Shock
  22. Dealing with a Baby who is Unresponsive
  23. Dealing with a Child who is Unresponsive
  24. Dealing with a Heart Attack
  25. Dealing with a Nosebleed
  26. Dealing with a Stroke
  27. Dealing with an Adult who is Unresponsive
  28. Dealing with an Allergic Reaction
  29. Dealing with the Effects of Cold
  30. Dealing with the Effects of Heat
  31. Dog and Cat Bites
  32. Epilepsy - Dealing with a Tonic-clonic Seizure
  33. Extradural Haematoma
  34. Frostbite
  35. Hamstring Injuries
  36. Head Injury Instructions
  37. Heat and Ice Treatment for Pain
  38. Hip Fracture
  39. Human Bites
  40. Insect Bites and Stings
  41. Knee Ligament Injuries
  42. Mallet Finger
  43. Metatarsalgia
  44. Painkillers
  45. Post-concussion Syndrome
  46. Preventing Acute Mountain Sickness
  47. Scaphoid Wrist Fracture
  48. Shin Splints (Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome)
  49. Slipped (Prolapsed) Disc
  50. Sports Injuries
  51. Sprains and Strains
  52. Strong Painkillers (Opioids)
  53. Subdural Haematoma
  54. Tennis Elbow
  55. Topical Anti-inflammatory Painkillers
  56. Torticollis
  57. Whiplash Neck Sprain
  58. Wound Infection