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Recovery in the hospital: After a kidney/pancreas transplant  
Abstract:  This handout for kidney/pancreas transplant patients outlines the main issues related to recovery in the hospital after transplantation. Issues covered include visits by the transplant team, interpreters, pain management, physical activity, and suggestions for personal items to bring from home. TThis document is also a chapter in "Your Kidney/Pancreas Transplant Guide," which is available from Materials Management #171915.
Author: Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2003, December 1, 2016
UWMC Availability:  Transplant Services/4E-4SE/5E; 4SE (Transplant, Renal, Vascular Surg, Kidney Dialysis); 5E (ICU/Critical Care Unit); 5SE (ICU/Critical Care Unit)
General Topics:  Kidney Disorders; Hospital Stay
Specific Subject(s):  Pancreas-Kidney Transplantation; Pancreas Transplantation; Organ Transplantation; Kidney Transplantation; Hospital Stay
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Partner; Caregiver; Patient
Format: Manual
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:  http://healthonline.washington.edu/

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