Thoracic surgery patient leaflets


This page lists leaflets produced or used by our department. Each leaflet is reviewed at least every three years to make sure it is kept up to date.

Dorcas Ward - Useful contacts after leaving

Useful contacts after leaving Dorcas Ward - Patient Information Leaflet

Lung - Recovery after lung surgery

Recovery after lung surgery patient information leaflet

Thoracic surgery - Carbohydrate-rich drinks before surgery for patients who can eat and drink

This leaflet is for patients having thoracic surgery and who can eat and drink by mouth. It aims to answer your questions about having carbohydrate-rich nutrition (carbohydrate loading) before surgery.