Information for healthcare professionals

The LJMC publishes a wide range of leaflets on many aspects of cancer and its treatments. Some of these are available on this site for healthcare professionals to download for their patients.

If there is a LJMC publication that you wish to be able to download for your patients, please get in touch with the LJMC Information team.

These leaflets are designed to be given to patients by healthcare staff who will explain their content. If you are a patient or carer, we advise you not to download them without first checking which are relevant to you and the treatment(s) that are planned for you.

Leaflets will open in PDF format.

  • PI series
  • Helpful hints series
  • CNS leaflets

Most of the leaflets in the PI series are A5 booklets. Please select the most appropriate format for your printer:

  • single-sided, or
  • booklet format - suitable for printers with a booklet/duplex unit

PI No

Title

Single-sided Booklet format
1 Radiotherapy at Mount Vernon Cancer Centre PI01 Radiotherapy  
2 Chemotherapy at Mount Vernon Cancer Centre Chemotherapy at Mount Vernon Cancer Centre Chemotherapy at Mount Vernon Cancer Centre - double-sided
3b Going home with an infusor via a PICC or Hickman line Going home with an infusor via a PICC or Hickman line  
4 A guide to services for patients on Ward 10 and Ward 11 at Mount Vernon Cancer Centre Wards at Mount Vernon Cancer Centre  
10 Radiotherapy to the breast Radiotherapy to the Breast Radiotherapy to the Breast - double-sided
10a Physiotherapy following breast surgery and/or reconstruction
This leaflet should only be given to patients by a physiotherapist
Physiotherapy following breast surgery and/or reconstruction Physiotherapy following breast surgery and/or reconstruction (double-sided)
12 Radiotherapy to the abdomen and/or pelvis Radiotherapy to the Abdomen and Pelvis Radiotherapy to the Abdomen and Pelvis (2x)
13 Radiotherapy to the head, neck, mouth & throat Radiotherapy to the Head & Neck Radiotherapy to the Head & Neck - double-sided
13b Cetuximab and radiotherapy to the head, neck, mouth and throat Cetuximab & radiotherapy to the head, neck, mouth and throat Cetuximab & radiotherapy to the head, neck, mouth and throat (double-sided)
14 Radioiodine therapy for benign thyroid disease PI14 - Radioiodine PI14 - Radioiodine (double-sided)
15 Radioiodine treatment for thyroid cancer Radioiodine treatment for thyroid cancer Radioiodine treatment for thyroid cancer (double-sided)
16 Complementary therapies PI16 - Complementary Therapies at MVCC PI16 - Complementary Therapies at MVCC (double-sided)
18

Ear acupuncture

This leaflet should be given out with either:
Ear acupuncture for women PI18a Ear acupuncture service for women
or

Ear acupuncture for men PI18b Ear acupuncture service for men

Referral forms:

Ear acupuncture referral form (women) Ear acupuncture referral form (women's service)

Ear acupuncture referral form (men) Ear acupuncture referral form (men's service)

Ear acupuncture at Mount Vernon Cancer Centre Ear acupuncture at Mount Vernon Cancer Centre (double sided)
23a Bronchial brachytherapy Bronchial brachytherapy  
23b Brachytherapy for cancer of the cervix and uterus (intravaginal) Brachytherapy for Cancer of the Cervix and Uterus at Mount Vernon Cancer Centre (Intravaginal)
23c Brachytherapy for cancer of the cervix and uterus (Intrauterine) PI23c Intrauterine brachytherapy PI23c Intrauterine brachytherapy (double-sided)
23d Oesophageal brachytherapy Oesophageal brachytherapy  
23e Rectal brachytherapy Rectal Brachytherapy at Mount Vernon Cancer Centre  
24 Chemoradiotherapy to the head, neck, mouth & throat Chemoradiotherapy Chemoradiotherapy - double-sided
25 Short course of radiotherapy to the head, neck, mouth & throat Short course of radiotherapy to the head, neck, mouth and throat Short course of radiotherapy to the head, neck, mouth and throat (double-sided)
32 Radiotherapy to the chest PI32 Radiotherapy to the chest  
33 Now that you have finished your palliative radiotherapy Now that you have finished your palliative radiotherapy  
35 Total lymph node irradiation PI35 - Total lymph node irradiation  
41a Coping, now that your chemotherapy treatment is finishing [ovarian cancer] Coping now that your chemotherapy is finishing Coping now that your chemotherapy is finishing - double-sided
46 Counselling PI46 Counselling PI46 Counselling (double-sided)
50 Prostate brachytherapy using temporary implants PI50 Prostate brachytherapy (temporary implants) Prostate brachytherapy using temporary implants (double-sided)
51 Prostate brachytherapy using permanent implants Prostate brachytherapy using permanent implants Prostate brachytherapy using permanent implants (double-sided)
67 Chemoradiation for oesophageal cancer Oesophageal chemoradiation Oesophageal chemoradiation (double-sided)
68 Chemoradiation for rectal cancer Chemoradiation for rectal cancer Chemoradiation for rectal cancer (double-sided)
69 Interstitial brachytherapy Interstitial Brachytherapy Interstitial Brachytherapy - double-sided
70 Art psychotherapy Art Psychotherapy at Mount Vernon Cancer Centre  
72 CyberKnife treatment PI72 CyberKnife Treatment at Mount Vernon Cancer Centre PI72 CyberKnife Treatment at Mount Vernon Cancer Centre (double-sided)
72a CyberKnife treatment: prostate CyberKnife: Prostate  
72b CyberKnife treatment: brain CyberKnife: Brain  
72c CyberKnife treatment: lung CyberKnife: Lung  
72d CyberKnife treatment: pancreas CyberKnife: Pancreas  
72e CyberKnife treatment: liver CyberKnife: Liver  
72f CyberKnife treatment: spine CyberKnife: Spine  
74 Chemoradiation for gynaecological cancer Chemoradiation for gynaecological cancer Chemoradiation for gynaecological cancer double-sided
75 Radiotherapy for secondary (metastatic) brain tumours PI75 - Radiotherapy for secondary brain tumours  
76 Now that you have started your chemotherapy PI76 - Now that you have started your chemotherapy PI76 - Now that you have started your chemotherapy double-sided
77 Chart Lodge Chart Lodge PI77  
78 Reducing lymphoedema for patients having head and neck surgery and/or radiotherapy PI78 - Reducing lymphoedema PI78 - Reducing lymphoedema (2x)
79 Radium-223 therapy Radium-223 therapy Radium-223 therapy (double-sided)
80 Radical radiotherapy/ chemoradiotherapy for lung cancer PI80 - Radical radiotherapy/ chemoradiotherapy for lung cancer PI80 Radical radiotherapy/ chemoradiotherapy for lung cancer (double-sided)
83 Relaxation and breathing techniques PI83 Relaxation and breathing techniques PI83 Relaxation and breathing techniques (double-sided)
84 ScarWork clinic at Mount Vernon Cancer Centre PI84 ScarWork clinic at Mount Vernon Cancer Centre PI84 ScarWork clinic at Mount Vernon Cancer Centre (double-sided)

 

Other information

LJMC Outpatient referral form LJMC Outpatient referral form for Counselling and Complementary Therapy services.
This form can be completed on screen by clicking on the grey boxes and typing. Once completed, please send or take it to the LJMC.

 

 

Last updated: 29 October, 2019

Please note:

Please do not save copies of these leaflets to your computer.

They are updated regularly and it is important to download titles from this site each time you need them to ensure you always have the latest version.