The American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) offers brochures, checklists, tip sheets, and other materials to provide you with information on anesthesia, pain management, and the medical experts committed to patient safety and high-quality care before, during, and after surgery, procedures, and other treatments.

You can download brochure PDFs for free from the links below and print in color on two-sided, 8 ½ x 11 paper in whatever quantities needed.


Pain Management

Pain Management (PDF)

Opioid Use for Pain Management Across Generations (PDF)

Managing Chronic Pain During Covid-19 (PDF)

Taking Opioids for Pain? Some Hard Questions You Should Ask (PDF)

Opioid Overdose Resuscitation Guide (PDF)

Preparing for Surgery

Preparing for Surgery: An Anesthesia Checklist (PDF)

Herbal and Dietary Supplements and Anesthesia (PDF)

Seniors and Anesthesia (PDF)

Awareness and Anesthesia (PDF)

Obesity, Sleep Apnea, and Anesthesia (PDF)

Outpatient Surgery and Anesthesia (PDF)

Sedation, Analgesia, and Anesthesia (PDF)

The Anesthesia, Pain, and Critical Care Specialists (PDF)

Managing Labor Pain

Birth Plan Template (PDF)

Pain Management for Delivery: Moms Share Their Experiences (PDF)