Preparing for your Operation

Things to think about before your surgery:

Coming to Derriford Hospital for your Liver, Pancreatic or Biliary Surgery

Pre-operative Anaesthetic Assessment
All patients will have a pre-operative assessment visit. During this you will have the opportunity to talk to a nurse and an anaesthetist, have blood tests and possibly an exercise-based test to check for general fitness levels prior to the operation.

Exercise Testing before Major Surgery

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