Patient Information Booklets

These booklets cover various aspects of cancer and cancer treatments. If you can't find what you're looking for you can contact the specialist nurses at our cancer information centre. The centre offers a free confidential service for anyone affected by cancer. Call 0161 446 8100.

Please note there has been a change in prescription fees since some of our booklets were published.

Patient information booklets

If you are having trouble finding what you are looking for,

All booklets are provided as Adobe Acrobat pdf files. To view the booklets you will need Adobe PDF reader.


All information is free to Christie patients and carers. If you would like to buy copies of the booklets, please contact:

  • Margaret Watson (Patient Information Manager)
  • Telephone: 0161-446 3576

Some booklets are available in video format

The Information standard

Certified as a provider of reliable health and social care information

Patient Information Forum

The Christie is proud to be a member of the Patient Information Forum (PIF)