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Otolaryngology/head and neck surgery CareMap  
Abstract:  This handout, called a CareMap, shows what a patient may expect during their hospital stay after having head and neck surgery at University of Washington Medical Center. It covers the day of surgery through day 7, when most patients are discharged and may leave the hospital.
Author: Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery Center
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2013, September 1, 2013
UWMC Availability:  Otolaryngology/4NE; Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery Center
General Topics:  Surgery; Hospital Stay
Specific Subject(s):  Postoperative Care
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Unknown
Cost: Unknown
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