We have prepared an extensive series of patient information sheets that relate to many of the common injuries and ailments of people presenting to our ED. The following sheets detail the typical treatments, what to expect, follow up information and how to seek help if symptoms or conditions don't improve.

Adult information sheets

 
Abdominal pain
Acute urinary retention
Allergy and anaphylaxis
Ankle sprain
Asthma
Atrial fibrillation
Bell's Palsy
Bleeding in early pregnancy
Care of open wounds 
Cellulitis
Chest infection
Chest pain
Constipation
Colds and flu
Cystisis
Earwax
Epistaxis (nose bleeds)
Eye injury – flash burns 
Fainting and collapse
Foreign body in the eye 
Fractured ribs 
Fractures and plaster care  
Gastritis
Gastroenteritis
Gout and pseudogout 


Heatwave self-care 
Hives
Influenza 
Intravenous Regional Anaesthesia (IVRA)
Irregular vaginal bleeding 
Kidney stones
Knee injuries
Low back pain
Medications for pain relief
Migraine
Minor head injuries
Miscarriage
Osteoarthritis
Otitis externa (Swimmer’s ear)
Procedural sedation for adults
Seizures
Shoulder dislocation
Snake bite
Soft tissue injuries
Tension headache
Tonsillitis and pharyngitis
Using crutches
Urinary tract infections
Vertigo
Wound care

Child information sheets

 
Abdominal pain in children
Asthma in children
Bronchiolitis
Constipation in children
Croup in children
Crutches for children
Ear infections in children
Febrile seizures
Fever in children
Gastro in children
When your child is in pain