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By Virginia Vandall-Walker

ISBN-10: 1897425171

ISBN-13: 9781897425176

Prior to and After Radical Prostate surgical procedure is a research-based, accomplished, and understandable source on prostate surgical procedure in Canada. geared toward males with issues approximately prostate surgical procedure and their companions, this beneficial advisor contains chapters on getting ready for prostate surgical procedure, the surgical procedure itself, restoration in sanatorium and at domestic, a listing of steered assets, and designated sections to list own notes and critical touch info.

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Move Around In Bed While you are in bed, be sure to change your position every 2 hours. Before moving, hold a small pillow over your incision(s). Bend your knees and roll from side to side. Bend and stretch your legs, feet, and toes every hour when you are awake. Exercising your legs and feet in bed helps your blood circulate. Walk, Walk, Walk! Once you can get up, you should begin to walk. Exercise helps circulation and healing and also relieves gas. You may need pain medication before you walk.

6. Rinse the bag with water and hang to dry. 7. Clean the cap and tubing with alcohol swabs. 8. Wash your hands. 5° C) • An increase in mucous and/or sediment in the urine • Dull pain over the kidney area • No urine drainage from the catheter into the bag • Increase in abdominal pain • Blood clots or bright red urine • Bladder spasms that do not go away. Catheter Removal Your family physician, nurse, or urologist will remove the catheter. Many men are fearful about this procedure but there should be minimal discomfort.

You will wake up in the Post Anaesthetic Care Unit (PACU). You will stay in this unit for 1 to 2 hours. Because of the anaesthetic, you may not remember much about this time. No visitors will be allowed in to see you. Your partner can ask the nurses on your nursing unit about your progress. Once you are awake, you will go back to a nursing unit. You will feel sleepy and perhaps confused as a result of the anaesthetic, and from the medication given to relieve pain. Nurses will check on your condition frequently.

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