After scoliosis surgeryAAfter scoliosis surgeryAfter scoliosis surgeryEnglishOrthopaedics/MusculoskeletalChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)Vertebrae;SpineMuscular system;Skeletal systemProceduresAdult (19+)NA2008-06-01T04:00:00ZSandra Donaldson, BA;Andrew Howard, MD, MSc, FRCSC;James G. Wright, MD, MPH, FRCSC8.0000000000000065.0000000000000232.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>Every patient's recovery following scoliosis surgery is different. Read about what to expect in your teen following this operation.</p><p>After the surgery, your teen will be placed under continuous monitoring in the recovery room (PACU or post-anaesthetic care unit). Your teen will be very groggy and may not remember this part. Once your teen is settled in the recovery room, you will be able to visit. </p><h2> Key points </h2> <ul><li>After surgery, your teen will be continuously monitored in the recovery room.</li> <li> Any puffiness in your teen's face will disappear within a few days. </li></ul>
Après l’opération pour traiter la scolioseAAprès l’opération pour traiter la scolioseAfter scoliosis surgeryFrenchOrthopaedics/MusculoskeletalChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)Vertebrae;SpineMuscular system;Skeletal systemProceduresAdult (19+)NA2008-06-01T04:00:00ZSandra Donaldson, BA;Andrew Howard, MD, MSc, FRCSC;James G. Wright, MD, MPH, FRCSC8.0000000000000065.0000000000000232.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>La convalescence de chaque patient est différente après une intervention chirurgicale pour la scoliose. Découvrez ce à quoi vous attendre après l’opération de votre adolescent.</p><p>Après l’opération, votre adolescent sera placé sous surveillance continue dans la salle de réveil (USPA ou unité de soins postanesthésiques). Votre adolescent sera alors très confus et peut ne pas se rappeler ce moment.</p> <p>Une fois votre adolescent installé dans la salle de réveil, vous pourrez lui rendre visite.</p><h2> À retenir </h2> <ul><li> Après l’opération, votre adolescent sera placé sous surveillance continue dans la salle de réveil.</li> <li> Tout boursoufflement du visage de votre adolescent disparaîtra en quelques jours.</li></ul>

 

 

After scoliosis surgery2031.00000000000After scoliosis surgeryAfter scoliosis surgeryAEnglishOrthopaedics/MusculoskeletalChild (0-12 years);Teen (13-18 years)Vertebrae;SpineMuscular system;Skeletal systemProceduresAdult (19+)NA2008-06-01T04:00:00ZSandra Donaldson, BA;Andrew Howard, MD, MSc, FRCSC;James G. Wright, MD, MPH, FRCSC8.0000000000000065.0000000000000232.000000000000Flat ContentHealth A-Z<p>Every patient's recovery following scoliosis surgery is different. Read about what to expect in your teen following this operation.</p><p>After the surgery, your teen will be placed under continuous monitoring in the recovery room (PACU or post-anaesthetic care unit). Your teen will be very groggy and may not remember this part. Once your teen is settled in the recovery room, you will be able to visit. </p><h2> Key points </h2> <ul><li>After surgery, your teen will be continuously monitored in the recovery room.</li> <li> Any puffiness in your teen's face will disappear within a few days. </li></ul><h2>In the recovery room</h2><p>You may notice that your teen’s face is puffy. This puffiness happens because your teen was lying on their stomach for several hours during the surgery, and also because they received intravenous ( IV) fluids during surgery. Their puffiness will gradually disappear in a few days.</p><p>Every teen who has just gone through surgery is different. Some may be admitted to the intensive care unit or the step-down unit for their first night following surgery. The next day, they may be transferred to the floor where they will stay for the rest of their time in hospital. Others may go to their floor directly after surgery. </p>After scoliosis surgery

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