Topic "Surgery" in Spanish - total 7 documentsTitle: 8 simple steps to keep safe during your hospital stay
Summary: This patient safety card answers your questions and makes your hospital stay as smooth, safe and comfortable as possible.
Title: A general guide to blood transfusion: information for patients and families
Summary: Answers to some common questions about blood transfusion including whtat a blood transfusion is and why you may need one, how you can reduce your risks of needing a blood transfusion, and what commonly happens if you do need one.
Title: Active Cycle of Breathing Technique (ACBT)
Summary: Breathing and coughing exercises to help the prevention of post-operative respiratory complications.
Title: Elective surgery (Patient information)
Summary: This fact sheet explains what elective surgery is and when you can have elective surgery in a hospital in Western Australia.
Title: Kidney transplant factsheet: a treatment option
Summary: When kidney failure becomes very advanced, your kidneys are so damaged they can no longer do their job. A transplant is a treatment for kidney failure but it is not a cure. A transplant potentially offers a more active life and a longer life, free from dialysis as well as dietary restrictions. However, your new kidney needs a lifetime of care.
Title: PEP Bottle and Active Cycle of Breathing Technique (ACBT)
Summary: Breathing and coughing exercises to help the prevention of post-operative respiratory complications. Includes the addition of Positive Expiratory Pressure (PEP). Also used for removal of excessive secretions.
Title: Surgery for bladder control problems in women
Summary: Many women leak urine or wet themselves when they cough, sneeze or exercise (this is called stress incontinence). While there are many treatments to try first, some women need to have surgery for this problem.
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