Surgery Clinical Pearls Archive
Steps to follow after wound irrigation to ensure patient comfort.
Larger catheters are stiffer, thus better able to pass through the prostatic urethra.
Getting patients to perform stretching exercises for minor rehabilitation can be problematic, but a physician assistant shares his secret for improving compliance.
Advising patients to take OTC antidiarrheal medications at specific times in relation to when they eat their meals can help reduce the number of bowel movements.
Practical advice to make life easier for patients who wear rigid collars.
Padding collars with fleece or felt is an inexpensive way to protect pressure areas.