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Exercise after lung surgery with sternal incision: To help you live a healthy, active life  
Abstract:  This handout helps guide recovery after lung surgery with sternal incision. It includes precautions, exercise goals, and how to listen to what your body needs.
Author: Physical Therapy/Rehab Medicine
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2012, July 1, 2012
UWMC Availability:  Physical Therapy/Rehab Medicine; Cardiology/5NE; Cardiothoracic Surgery/5NE; 5NE
General Topics:  Surgery; Cardiovascular Disorders
Specific Subject(s):  Sternum; Safety Education; Lung Surgery; Exercise
Language(s):  Chinese; English; Korean; Russian; Spanish; Vietnamese
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Unknown
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:  http://healthonline.washington.edu/

Health Online Citation #4049

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