Patient information leaflets and video resources

Patient information leaflets and video resources

The following is a series of leaflets to help you prepare for your anaesthetic. Each one has detailed information for the different types of operation or procedure you may be having.

The leaflets were developed jointly by the College and Association of Anaesthetists.

The following video has been produced by Health and Care Videos, a partnership with Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust, which talks about anaesthesia and risks.

Regional Anaesthesia UK is the specialist society for anaesthetists interested in the field of regional anaesthesia. They have produced the following video specifically for patients having nerve blocks.