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DaVinci robotic hysterectomy: How to prepare  
Abstract:  This handout gives instructions to follow for women who are scheduled for a DaVinci robotic hysterectomy at University of Washington Medical Center. It lists steps to follow from 2 weeks before until the surgery appointment. It also explains what to expect after surgery, including activity restrictions, managing pain, eating and drinking, bowel and bladder problems, incision care, and when to call the doctor.
Author: Women's Health Care Center
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2013, November 1, 2013
UWMC Availability:  Women's Health Care Center
General Topics:  Surgery; Patient Care Procedures & Instructions
Specific Subject(s):  Preoperative Teaching; Postoperative Care; Hysterectomy
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Women; Caregiver; Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Unknown
Cost: Unknown
Web Site Location:  http://healthonline.washington.edu/

Health Online Citation #4196

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