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Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Cardiovascular Surgery. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2018.
Pamphlet Number
1731
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This pamphlet gives information about your hospital stay for cardiac surgery. It lists items to bring with you to the hospital, a predicted timeline of your surgery, and members of your health care team. It gives information about the heart, types of cardiac surgeries, how to prepare for your surgery, and common concerns after surgery. Physiotherapy exercises, cardiac rehabilitation programs in Nova Scotia, heart healthy eating guidelines, and symptoms requiring a visit to either your family do…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Cardiovascular Surgery
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2018
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (45 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Cardiovascular Diseases - surgery
Preoperative Care
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Cardiovascular system--Surgery
Preoperative care
Postoperative care
Specialty
Cardiovascular System
Surgery
Abstract
This pamphlet gives information about your hospital stay for cardiac surgery. It lists items to bring with you to the hospital, a predicted timeline of your surgery, and members of your health care team. It gives information about the heart, types of cardiac surgeries, how to prepare for your surgery, and common concerns after surgery. Physiotherapy exercises, cardiac rehabilitation programs in Nova Scotia, heart healthy eating guidelines, and symptoms requiring a visit to either your family doctor or to the Emergency Department are listed.
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Prepared by: Cardiovascular Surgery, QEII
Pamphlet Number
1731
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Enhancing your recovery after cardiac surgery : steps you can take to get better sooner

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/chpams36520
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Maritime Heart Center. ERAS Team. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2019.
Pamphlet Number
1968
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After cardiac surgery, there are lots of things you can do to speed up your recovery such as: being as fit as possible before your surgery, lowering the stress of surgery on your body, and getting up and moving soon after your surgery. This pamphlet explains how to do these things. Topics include: eating well, staying active, doing your exercises, practicing post-surgery restrictions, getting ready for surgery, steps to help your recovery while in hospital, and what to expect after you leave th…
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. Maritime Heart Center. ERAS Team
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2019
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document (22 p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Cardiovascular Diseases - surgery
Postoperative Care
Subjects (LCSH)
Cardiovascular system--Surgery
Postoperative care
Abstract
After cardiac surgery, there are lots of things you can do to speed up your recovery such as: being as fit as possible before your surgery, lowering the stress of surgery on your body, and getting up and moving soon after your surgery. This pamphlet explains how to do these things. Topics include: eating well, staying active, doing your exercises, practicing post-surgery restrictions, getting ready for surgery, steps to help your recovery while in hospital, and what to expect after you leave the hospital. A diary is given to help you keep track of your recovery goals. A feedback form is also listed.
Responsibility
Prepared by: ERAS Team
Pamphlet Number
1968
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Postoperative critical care for cardiac surgical patients

https://libcat.nshealth.ca/en/permalink/provcat33700
Ali Dabbagh, Fardad Esmailian, Sary F. Aranki, editors. --Heidelberg: Springer , c2014.
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Dabbagh, Ali
Esmailian, Fardad
Aranki, Sary F
Responsibility
Ali Dabbagh, Fardad Esmailian, Sary F. Aranki, editors
Place of Publication
Heidelberg
Publisher
Springer
Date of Publication
c2014
Physical Description
1 online resource (xii, 440 pages)
ISBN
9783642404184 (electronic bk.)
9783642404177
Subjects (MeSH)
Cardiac Surgical Procedures
Coronary Care Units
Postoperative Care - methods
Subjects (LCSH)
Postoperative care
Heart - Surgery - Complications
Critical care medicine
Cardiology
Surgery
Contents
1. Cardiac Physiology -- 2. Cardiovascular Pharmacology -- 3. Principles of Pharmacoeconomics -- 4. Cardiovascular Monitoring -- 5. Postoperative Central Nervous System Monitoring -- 6. Postoperative Bleeding Disorders After Cardiac Surgery -- 7. Cardiovascular Complications and Management After Cardiac Surgery -- 8. Noncardiac Complications After Cardiac Surgery -- 9. Postoperative Rhythm Disorders After Adult Cardiac Surgeries -- 10. Postoperative CNS Care -- 11. Postoperative Pain Management in Cardiac Surgery -- 12. Postoperative Considerations of Cardiopulmonary Bypass in Adult Cardiac Surgery -- 13. Fluid Management and Electrolyte Balance -- 14. Acid–Base Balance and Blood Gas Analysis -- 15. Risk and Outcome Assessments.
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e-Book
Location
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