Tips for Safer Surgery

Tips for Safer Surgery

What you should know. What you can do. Answers these questions and more:

  • If I need antibiotics before surgery, when will I receive the antibiotic and for how long?
  • What will you do to prevent blood clots?
  • If I take medicine for heart disease, should I keep taking it?

Tips for Safer Surgery PDF

(Courtesy of the Surgical Care Improvement Project Partnership)