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Care after your spinal surgery  
Abstract:  This handout explains care after spinal surgery, in the hospital and after discharge. Information is given about follow-up exams, prescription refills, and when to call the doctor or nurse.
Author: Spine Center
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2005, August 1, 2012
UWMC Availability:  Bone and Joint Center/Hand Center; Orthopedics/6SE; 6SE (Orthopedics, Oral Surg, Ophthalmology); Spine Center
General Topics:  Surgery; Musculoskeletal Disorders
Specific Subject(s):  Spine; Spinal Injuries and Problems; Spinal Diseases; Prescription Drugs; Medication
Language(s):  English; Russian; Spanish; Vietnamese
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Brochure
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:  http://healthonline.washington.edu/

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