Resources


This page provides resources for AKU patients, carers and their families. The information on this page includes leaflets about AKU and our services, impact reports, newsletters and presentations from our patient workshops.

AKU Society Leaflets

We regularly produce leaflets with the latest information about services available for AKU patients and carers. Please check back regularly for new leaflets and information.

National AKU Centre Leaflet National AKU Centre Leaflet (4921 KB)

AKU Society Leaflet AKU Society Leaflet (3371 KB)

What is AKU Leaflet What is AKU Leaflet (1852 KB)

 

Annual Review 2016

Our annual review showcases our work and highlights our key achievements:

AKU Society Annual Review 2016 AKU Society Annual Review 2016 (4003 KB)

 

Newsletters

We post regular newsletters to our UK supports, keeping them updated on our news and work. You can access our most recent newsletters below:

 

Spring Newsletter 2017 Spring Newsletter 2017 (1901 KB)

Winter Newsletter 2016 Winter Newsletter 2016 (1586 KB)

Summer Newsletter 2016 Summer Newsletter 2016 (6360 KB)

 

Autumn Newsletter 2016 Autumn Newsletter 2016 (6048 KB)

 

Spring Newsletter 2016 Spring Newsletter 2016 (6087 KB)

 

Winter Newsletter 2015 Winter Newsletter 2015 (2593 KB)

 

Autumn Newsletter 2015 Autumn Newsletter 2015 (3267 KB)

 

Spring Newsletter 2015 Spring Newsletter 2015 (3062 KB)

 

International Patient Workshop Presentations

On 20th April 2016 we held our first International Patient Workshop in Liverpool, where AKU patients attended from 13 different countries. You can download the presentations from the workshop below:

Pete Moore - Pain Toolkit Pete Moore - Pain Toolkit (19315 KB)

Dr Andrew Jones - Chronic Pain in AKU Dr Andrew Jones - Chronic Pain in AKU (3133 KB)

James Moore - Mental Health in Long-Term Conditions James Moore - Mental Health in Long-Term Conditions (4434 KB)

Shirley Judd - Diet and AKU Shirley Judd - Diet and AKU (2150 KB)

Hannah Shepherd - Gait Analysis in AKU Hannah Shepherd - Gait Analysis in AKU (807 KB)

Prof Gabor Barton - Gait Analysis in AKU Prof Gabor Barton - Gait Analysis in AKU (2556 KB)

Dr Adam Taylor - Research into AKU Dr Adam Taylor - Research into AKU (1274 KB)

Sophie Taylor and Nadia Burgess - Physiotherapy in AKU Sophie Taylor and Nadia Burgess - Physiotherapy in AKU (3628 KB)




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AKU Blog

Children's Workshop 2017 Preview
21-Jun-2017

On 26th July we are excited to be holding our first ever Children’s Workshop. This ev.. ...more

A big thank you to Pedwar Pawen Dog Training Club!
14-Jun-2017

Support often comes from unlikely places, but it is safe to say we never expected to receive.. ...more

Presenting National AKU Centre Research at an International Conference
07-Jun-2017

This week’s blog comes from the team at Costello Medical (http://www.costellomedical.com/).. ...more

EURORDIS Membership Meeting 2017, Budapest
31-May-2017

On the 19th- 20th May, Oliver and Ciarán travelled to Budapest to represent the AKU Socie.. ...more

RCN Congress 2017
25-May-2017

The Royal College of Nursing Congress is held each year to bring together over 4,000 nur.. ...more