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Useful Resources/Links

Here are some patient education links that offer useful information about medical topics such as how to prepare for surgery, talk to your doctor, and live a healthy lifestyle.

Before and During Your Hospital Stay: Steps to have a safe hospital stay and reduce the risk of infection from the Partnership for Healthcare Excellence:
http://www.partnershipforhealthcare.org/patients_and_caregivers/preventing_infection/
Videos with advice about talking to your doctor. Produced by the National Institute of Health:
http://nihseniorhealth.gov/videolist.html#talkingdr
National Institute of Health links to information that can help you make the most of your conversations with your doctor. Communication is key to good health care.:
http://www.nih.gov/clearcommunication/talktoyourdoctor.htm
Having surgery? What You Need to Know, is a downloadable booklet produced by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. It offers advice for patients who are facing surgery that is not an emergency.:
http://www.ahrq.gov/consumer/surgery/surgery.htm
The Massachusetts Department of Public Health offers this list of tips for preparing to be hospitalized.:
http://www.mass.gov/chia/consumer/patient-safety/consumer-info/hospitalization-tips.html
The National Institute of Health shares healthy shopping and cooking tips, videos on food preparation, and free healthy recipes.
http://hp2010.nhlbihin.net/healthyeating
Learn More About Surgery Performed With The Robotic Technology called da Vinci and the benefits of a quicker recovery time, less postoperative pain, and minimized scarring.
http://www.davincisurgery.com