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Having an anaesthetic

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These leaflets have been developed for adult patients who expect to have an operation or treatment that needs an anaesthetic. They explain what an anaesthetic is, how to prepare for one, and what to expect when you come to hospital.


 

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Having an anaesthetic

PDF, 2.29MB

This file might not be suitable for people using assistive technology.

If you need a version of this document in a more accessible format, please email PatientInformationTeam@gstt.nhs.uk

Resource number: 2737/VER4
Last reviewed: February 2019
Next review: February 2022

A list of sources is available on request.

 


 

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Further information about having an anaesthetic

PDF, 957KB

This file might not be suitable for people using assistive technology.

If you need a version of this document in a more accessible format, please email PatientInformationTeam@gstt.nhs.uk

Resource number: 2921/VER3
Last reviewed: February 2019
Next review: February 2022

A list of sources is available on request.