Cancer Service Patient information leaflets


Acute Oncology

Acute Oncology Team [pdf] 194KB



Breast Care Nursing Team [pdf] 191KB
Breast Service discharge [pdf] 121KB
Information for Breast patients having a Sentinel Node Biopsy [pdf] 145K



Adjuvant Zoledronic Acid[pdf] 219KB
Guidance for management of fever for patients taking Dabrafenib and Trametenib [pdf] 202KB



Supported self-management Leaflet [pdf] 208KB
Cancer FAQ's Leaflet [pdf] 230KB


General Information

Complementary therapies Jan 16 [pdf] 239KB
Health & Wellbeing Clinic [pdf] 200KB
Welcome to the Ribblesdale Ward [pdf] 215KB
JR 93 Stereotactic Radiosurgery-SRS.docx[docx] 501KB



HaematologyNursingTeam [pdf] 212KB
Bone-Marrow-Biopsy.pdf [pdf] 194KB
Aftercare following a Bone Marrow Biopsy.pdf [pdf] 2MB
Venesection.pdf [pdf] 2MB
TheHaematologyMulti-Disciplinary Team [pdf] 2MB


Head & Neck
A guide to soft and liquidised food for Head and Neck patients [pdf] 178KB


A Diagnosis of Lung Cancer.pdf [pdf] 299KB
Lung Investigations.pdf [pdf] 206KB
MacmillanLungCancerNurseSpecialistService.pdf [pdf] 2MB
Stereotactic Radiotherapy to the Lung [pdf] 252KB


Minor skin surgery.pdf [pdf] 198KB
Soft Tissue Diagnostic Service.pdf [pdf] 219KB


Lipoma [pdf] 225KB
Operation for Lymph Gland Removal [pdf] 242KB
Sentinel lymph node biopsy for Melanoma [pdf] 246KB
Skin Cancer Clinical Nurse Specialist Service [pdf] 205KB
Minor skin surgery [pdf] 198KB


Upper GI

Cardio oesophagectomy [pdf] 273KB
Upper Gastrointestinal (UGI) Nurse Specialist Service [pdf] 210KB
Wedge Excision [pdf] 377KB
Upper Gastro Intestinal Macmillan Cancer Care Coordinator [pdf] 209KB





Abdomen & Pelvis Radiotherapy Information

Radiotherapy to the Abdomen [pdf] 255KB
Radiotherapy to the anal canal [pdf] 254KB
Radiotherapy to the Bladder [pdf] 271KB
Bladder filling and bowel preparation Leaflet [pdf] 270KB
Feminine care during pelvic radiotherapy treatment [pdf] 320KB
Radiotherapy for Gynaecological cancer [pdf] 255KB
Radiotherapy to the Colon or Rectum [pdf] 255KB
Radiotherapy to the Prostate or Prostate bed [pdf] 256KB
Dietary Advice for Patients Receiving Radiotherapy to the Pelvis [pdf] 217KB


Brain Radiotherapy Information

Stereotactic Radiosurgery [pdf] 521KB
Radiotherapy to the Brain [pdf] 256KB


Breast Radiotherapy Information

After Radiotherapy to the Breast and Chestwall [pdf] 222KB
Using the voluntary breath-hold technique to the left breast [pdf] 213KB
Radiotherapy to the Breast and Chestwall [pdf] 255KB


General Radiotherapy information

Planning your radiotherapy treatment [pdf] 388KB
Dietary advice during radiotherapy treatment [pdf] 432KB
Radiotherapy a general guide for patients and carers [pdf] 174KB
Radiotherapy Patient Skin Care Information [pdf] 1MB


Head and Neck Radiotherapy Information

Looking after your mouth during radiotherapy treatment to the head and neck [pdf] 417KB
Planning your radiotherapy treatment [pdf] 388KB
Radiotherapy to the Head and Neck [pdf] 354KB
Hair loss and radiotherapy [pdf] 350KB


Palliative Radiotherapy treatment

Palliative Radiotherapy treatment [pdf] 255KB


Skin Radiotherapy treatment

Planning your superficial and electron treatment [pdf] 252KB
Superficial and electron radiotherapy treatment [pdf] 505KB


Thorax Radiotherapy Information

Radiotherapy to the Lung [pdf] 254KB
Stereotactic Radiotherapy to the Lung [pdf] 252KB
Radiotherapy to the Oesophagus [pdf] 269KB