Surgery: sources of information and support
Macmillan Cancer Support
Provides free information and emotional support for people living with cancer and information about UK cancer support groups and organisations.
Offers a number of booklets and publications which can help people make the right decision about their healthcare.
Department of Health
The Department of Health covers a wide range of information about your care.
Royal College of Anaesthetists
Offers patient information leaflets covering a range of subjects that should be helpful to all patients undergoing an operation. Titles include:
- Anaesthesia explained
- You and your anaesthetic
- Your child’s anaesthetic
- Headache after an epidural or spinal anaesthetic
- Your spinal anaesthetic
- Epidurals for pain relief after surgery