Patient information publications

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Document Date added Category Tags
A to Z of medical terms (glossary) 08/02/2018 Patient information, Clinical and Patient Care Patient Information, Patients
Accidental awareness during general anaesthesia 04/12/2018 Patient information Risks, Patient Information, Awareness
Anaesthesia explained 25/07/2018 Patient information Patient Information, Surgery, Operation, Anaesthesia
Anaesthesia: what you need to know 02/07/2018 Patient information Patient Information, Anaesthesia, Operation, Surgery
Anaesthetic choices for hip or knee replacement 25/07/2018 Patient information Patient Information, Surgery, Operation, Anaesthesia
Becoming confused after an operation 04/12/2018 Patient information Risks, Patient Information, Post-operative
Caring for someone who has had a general anaesthetic or sedation 25/07/2018 Patient information Patient Information, Sedation, Anaesthesia, Carer
Caudal Analgesia 11/10/2016 Patient information Patient Information, Children, Pain
Damage to teeth, lips and tongue 04/12/2018 Patient information Risks, Patient Information, Teeth, Mouth
Damage to the eye during general anaesthesia 04/12/2018 Patient information Risks, Patient Information, Eyes
Davy the Detective: finding out about anaesthetics 10/10/2017 Patient information Patient Information, Children, Surgery, Operation
Death or brain damage 04/12/2018 Patient information Risks, Patient Information, Death
Driving and Pain Patient Information 14/02/2018 Faculty of Pain Medicine, Patient information DVLA, Medicines, Drugs, Patient Information
Epidural pain relief after surgery 25/07/2018 Patient information Patient Information, Surgery, Operation, Anaesthesia, Epidural
Equipment failure 04/12/2018 Patient information Risks, Patient Information, Equipment
Feeling sick 04/12/2018 Patient information Risks, Patient Information, Nausea, PONV
General anaesthesia: A brief guide for young people 10/10/2017 Patient information Patient Information, Children, Surgery, Operation
Having an operation with anaesthesia (an Easy Read booklet) 12/12/2018 Patient information Patient Information, Surgery, Operation, Anaesthesia
Headache after a spinal or epidural injection 04/12/2018 Patient information Risks, Patient Information, Operation, Headache, Epidural
Information for patients at risk of lymphoedema undergoing anaesthesia and surgery 25/07/2018 Patient information Patient Information, Factsheets, Anaesthesia, Lymphoedema
Local anaesthesia for your eye operation 25/07/2018 Patient information Patient Information, Surgery, Operation, Local Anaesthesia, Eyes
Malignant Hyperthermia (malignant hyperpyrexia) (MH) Factsheet 25/07/2018 Patient information Patient Information, Factsheets, Anaesthesia
Mastocytosis and Anaesthesia 16/06/2017 Patient information, Clinical and Patient Care Mastyocytosis, Patient Information
My Daycase Operation - A Resource for Children with Learning Difficulty 03/10/2016 Patient information Patient Information, Children, Learning Difficulties
Myotonic Dystrophy (MD) Factsheet 25/07/2018 Patient information Patient Information, Factsheets, Anaesthesia

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