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About your surgery experience: Getting ready for your surgery at University of Washington Medical Center   Arabic
Abstract:  This booklet explains what to expect when having surgery at UWMC. It includes pre-surgery clinic visit, medicine restrictions before surgery, anesthesia, what happens the day and morning before surgery, arriving at the hospital, what happens in the pre-operating area and recovery room, and home care instructions. Helpful phone numbers and maps are also included.
Author: Surgical Specialties Center/Surgical Services
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 1998, September 1, 2017
UWMC Availability:  Pre-Surgery Clinic/Surgical Services; Surgical Specialties Center/Surgical Services; Surgical Services
General Topics:  Surgery; Patient Care Procedures & Instructions; About UWMC
Specific Subject(s):  Preoperative Teaching; Preadmission Teaching; Clinics; Anesthesia
Language(s):  Chinese; English; Korean; Russian; Spanish; Vietnamese; Arabic
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Brochure
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
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Health Online Citation #1495

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