Click on the links below to access useful information documents for hip fracture patients and their relatives.

Hip patient information HH

This is a large print information given to patients during their inpatient stay at Princess Royal Hip Fracture Unit, Haywards Heath, UK. Feel free to amend it to suit your hospital’s procedures.


Royal College of Anaesthetists Patient information publications

This link directs you to the Royal College of Anaesthetists ‘Information about Anaesthesia’ webpage, where you can find a large number of well-write, peer-reviewed information leaflets about various aspects of anaesthesia provision. Particularly relevant to anaesthesia for hip surgery are:

Your anaesthetic for a broken hip

Becoming confused after an operation

You and your anaesthetic

Your spinal anaesthetic