Helpful Resources

to Prepare for Surgery

 

THE BASICS

Medline Plus
Surgery: General Overview

Merck Manual of Medical Information
Surgery

American College of Surgeons
Giving Your Informed Consent

Mayo Clinic.com
Herbal supplements and surgery: What You Need to Know

Cleveland Clinic Health Information Center
Pain Control: What You Need to Know

Merck Manual of Health and Aging
Undergoing Surgery: Health and Aging

National Institute on Aging
Considering Surgery

ANESTHESIA:

Medline Plus
Anesthesia: General Overview

American Society of Anesthesiologists
Anesthesia and You

American Association of Nurse Anesthetists
Conscious Sedation: What Patients Should Expect

American Society of Anesthesiologists
What You Should Know about Herbaland Dietary Supplement Use

American Association of Nurse Anesthetists
Before Anesthesia: Your Active Role Makes A Difference

RECOVERY FROM SURGERY:

American Association of Nurse Anesthetists
After Anesthesia: Your Active Role Assists Your Recovery

Cleveland Clinic Health Information Center
Nutrition Guidelines to Improve Healing

Cleveland Clinic Health Information Center
Caring for Sutures

Cleveland Clinic Health Information Center
Surgery and Insomnia


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