Patient Information Leaflets

Welcome to the Patient Information Leaflets section

To search for a leaflet, please click here, or use the navigation on the left hand side.

Please note if you have any questions or queries relating to the leaflets, please contact the telephone number which appears on the leaflet.


The information leaflets on this internet site are intended to advise and benefit patients who intend to use, or are using, the clinical services provided by St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust.

The Trust does not accept responsibility for using the information contained in the leaflets for any other purpose than that described within them.

If you are concerned about your clinical condition you should seek qualified medical advice from your GP or the relevant clinical team at the hospital.​

Patients are eligible for free NHS treatment at St Helens and Knowsley Teaching hospitals NHS Trust if they are: Ordinarily resident in the UK or: Overseas visitors, but entitled to free NHS services under the National Health Service (Charges to Overseas Visitors) Regulations

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