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Click here for the latest information on influenza vaccination for children with kidney disease.  

With support from the pharmaceutical company Sandoz, we have produced a short video Sophie has a renal biopsy to help prepare younger children for a kidney biopsy.  




Watch this space - there are plans for a Charlie has a renal biopsy as a teenage version coming in the near future!

Over the years we have produced a number of information booklets for parents on various conditions and procedures.  With the help of a psychologist, we have also produced a number of story booklets to help prepare children for commonly performed proceedures.  

Please click the link for the leaflet or booklet in question:

Information for parents

  1. Your child and chronic kidney disease
  2. Transplantation
  3. Dietary advice for children on dialysis
  4. Warts and kidney disease
  5. Daytime wetting
  6. Caring for your child's Mitrofanoff
  7. Caring for your child's indwelling catheter
  8. Managing your child's antegrade colonic enema (ACE)
  9. Clean intermittent catheterisation - information for schools
  10. Bedwetting - a guide to alarm use
  11. Information on TENS for children with over-active bladders

Story booklets to help children prepare for procedures

  1. Mary has a MAG3 scan
  2. Graham goes for a GFR
  3. Brian has bladder pressure studies
  4. Arnold has a DMSA scan
  5. Annie needs a blood test

Other useful documents to download

  1. Nephrotic syndrome diary sheet (This download can print a double-sided sheet - set printer to "Duplex - open to left")
  2. Urine frequency-volume chart
  3. Estimation of overnight urine volume chart



Here are some useful preparation videos from Scotland for children who need hospital tests:

DMSA