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  Dos and do nots
  Do and do nots
This section provides some general information about steps you can take to support your full recovery. Please note that any instructions from your doctor or nurse take precedent over these guidelines.



  • Take your medication as prescribed.
  • Rest ? some patients who have undergone a procedure that requires general anaesthetic experience tiredness and fatigue.
  • Call the hospital or your doctor if you have any concerns ? if your doctor is unavailable, your ward sister can answer any queries you may have.
  • Monitor your recovery, including regaining your wellness, healing of wounds or the condition of sutures. If you are concerned about anything, please contact us immediately.


  • Hesitate to contact us if you feel concerned about anything.
  • Unnecessarily exert yourself until you have fully recovered.

Remember to take careful note of any instructions from your doctor or nurse ? they are committed to assisting you throughout the recovery process.