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Exercise after lung surgery with clamshell approach: To help you live a healthy, active life  
Abstract:  This handout supplies information to help recovery after lung surgery with clamshell approach. Included are incision precautions, instructions about restricted activities, tips on how to add or keep exercise in the lifestyle, and advice on when to slow down, delay exercising, or call the health care provider.
Author: Physical Therapy/Rehab Medicine
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2007, July 1, 2012
UWMC Availability:  Cardiac Diagnostic Services/5NE; Physical Therapy/Rehab Medicine; Cardiology/5NE; Cardiothoracic Surgery/5NE; 5NE
General Topics:  Surgery; Respiratory Disorders; Patient Care Procedures & Instructions
Specific Subject(s):  Lung Surgery; Exercise; Activities of Daily Living
Language(s):  Chinese; English; Korean; Russian; Spanish; Vietnamese
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:  http://healthonline.washington.edu/

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