Is a patient tested for hiv before surgery?

Answer On One Hand: Patients Aren't TestedBefore surgery, it is not common procedure for patients to be tested for HIV. The main patients who are tested before surgery are ones who are at risk for the vir... Read More »

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Heart Valve Surgery - What's the Typical Recovery Time for a Patient who's had Mitral Valve Surgery?

Normally 6-8 weeks, though in less invasive surgeries, the recovery time is faster (4-6 weeks). The duration of the actual surgery is around 2 hours and I've noticed patients sit up on their bed as... Read More »

What is a good 7 day diet plan for a heart surgery patient?

Give him everything in moderation, just avoid salt, too much oil or fat. Revert him what ever is cooked at home. These dietary plans do more harm, than disease itself. Tell him to walk as much as h... Read More »

Does Cataract Surgery Help a Patient with Macular Degeneration?

On One Hand: Correlation With Cataract SurgeryAge-related macular degeneration (AMD) happens more often in patients who have had cataract surgery, according to a large-scale review of three studies... Read More »