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FAQs about Heart Surgery
What should I do before my surgery?
What should I do on the day of my surgery?
What will happen during surgery?
How long will my surgery take?
Who will update my family of the surgery progress?
Will I require blood transfusion during surgery?
Where will I go after my surgery?
When will my breathing tube be removed?
How do I lower my risk for pneumonia?
How will my pain be managed?
When can I eat or drink?
How long will I be in the ICU?
How long will I be in the hospital?
What are my restrictions after surgery?
When can I drive?
How much walking/exercise will I need after the surgery?