PIF Categories: Cancer Care

Pre-surgery exercise advice

Date: 02/08/2022 | Category:

Pre- surgery exercise advice This will reduce the size of your liver┬áto ensure the operation can be done by keyhole/laparoscopic surgery. If your liver is too large it will be […]

4-stage bowel obstruction diet

Date: 21/06/2022 | Category:

For the nutritional management of bowel obstruction related to cancer Who is this advice for? The information in this advice sheet is for you if you: Have been diagnosed with […]

Malignant Spinal Cord Compression (MSCC) treatment: What now?

Date: 07/07/2021 | Category: Cancer care patient information How we support you Specialist cancer and haematology clinics Cancer Care

This leaflet is for anyone who has completed treatment for a Malignant Spinal Cord Compression┬á (MSCC). MSCC often comes on suddenly and requires urgent treatment. Your treating team will give […]

Breast care nurse and multi-disciplinary team

Date: 07/07/2021 | Category: , Cancer care patient information How we support you Specialist cancer and haematology clinics Cancer Care

Introduction Our specialist team support individuals being investigated or diagnosed with breast cancer and their families. We offer information, practical and emotional support throughout your medical investigations and subsequent treatment, […]

What you should know about your warfarin tablets

Date: 18/05/2021 | Category: , Cancer care patient information How we support you Specialist cancer and haematology clinics Cancer Care

Find out more about how warfarin works, possible side effects and precautions you may need to take.

Thyroid cancer team

Date: 18/05/2021 | Category: Cancer care patient information How we support you Specialist cancer and haematology clinics Cancer Care

Find out more about the team involved in your thyroid cancer treatment.

Starting heparin treatment

Date: 18/05/2021 | Category: , Cancer care patient information How we support you Specialist cancer and haematology clinics Cancer Care

Find out more about heparin, an anticoagulant medicine used to thin your blood given by injection.

Soft diet

Date: 18/05/2021 | Category: Cancer care patient information How we support you Specialist cancer and haematology clinics Cancer Care

Find out more about soft diets, menu ideas, and how to fortify your food if you have lost weight.