Are patients cold after bypass heart surgery?

Answer Patients remain cold for a short period after heart bypass surgery as their body regains warmth from a medically-induced chilling. According to the Texas Heart Institute, this is due to "Body cooli... Read More »

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What do gastric bypass patients eat after surgery?

Gastric bypass surgery results in a reduced stomach size. Following surgery, patients are unable to eat a normal diet for some months, as they adjust to their altered stomachs and digestion. Their ... Read More »

What do patients eat right after gastric bypass surgery?

After gastric bypass surgery, patients typically work with a registered dietician to design a meal plan that allows the digestive system to heal with minimal complications. Many plans have four pha... Read More »

How do they restart the heart after bypass surgery?

Drugs and defibrillation. Plus reducing body temperature right down during surgery and returning it to normal afterwards.

What is the best treatment for osteoporosis for gastric bypass surgery patients?

Gastric bypass, or bariatric, surgery is performed on morbidly obese people to reduce the risk of diseases associated with obesity. During gastric bypass surgery, parts of the stomach and small int... Read More »