Surgery patient information 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 Admission information for operation or planned tests DescriptionThis information leaflet will help you to feel more ready for your child's operation or planned test. appendicitis in children DescriptionThis leaflet explains about appendicitis in children. Caudal analgesia DescriptionCaudal analgesia is a very common method we can use to provide pain relief for children during and after their operation alongside their general anaesthetic. This leaflet will explain how it is performed, the benefits, risks and side effects, and give guidance for when your child is discharged. CIILA solution for post operative pain DescriptionThis leaflet outlines one of the ways in which your child may have their pain controlled following an operation. Follow up in the plastic surgery dressings clinic for your child DescriptionThis leaflet provides information about what to do when your get home from your child's procedure and when to contact the hospital. Your child has had a procedure under the plastic surgery team and will require a follow up in our dressing clinic within seven to ten days after the procedure. Inguinal hernias and hydrocoeles DescriptionThis leaflet offers more information about inguinal hernias and hydrocoeles, including what they are, and how they are treated. Jaw (orthognathic) surgery DescriptionThis leaflet aims to answer your questions about having jaw surgery. It explains the benefits, risks and alternatives. Nurse-led pre-assessment clinic DescriptionThis leaflet offers information about the pre-assessment clinics held at Evelina London Children's Hospital and what to expect when you and your child attend one. Paediatric admissions FAQs DescriptionThis leaflet is a list of FAQs that parents have told us they would like to know before their child's admission to hospital for surgery or a planned test. Pain – specialised pain relief methods for your child DescriptionThis leaflet outlines some of the specialised techniques that may be used to provide pain relief (analgesia) for your child during or after surgery. Displaying 1 to 10 of 17 Previous 1 2 Next More patient information leaflets For an A-Z list of all our patient information leaflets, please see the parents and visitors section.