a. This assessment includes a detailed evaluation of any pre-existing medical conditions, previous surgical procedures, any problems with previous anaesthetic (if applicable), allergies, etc.
b. Appropriate tests will be carried as applicable including MRSA screening swabs, blood tests, ECG, etc.
c. If any equipment is needed during post-operative recovery period, this can be organized during this visit.
d. General information about the type of anaesthesia, pros and cons of different types of anaesthesia, etc will also be provided to you.
e. If there any concerns regarding post-operative convalescence and the support structure, these will be discussed as well.
f. Occasionally, following this visit, if there are any medical concerns, you may receive further appointment for a face-to-face consultation with a consultant anaesthetist.