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Patient Education

If you are scheduled to have heart surgery at Strong Memorial Hospital, the following information is designed to help you know what to expect during your hospital stay and recovery time.

Heart Surgery Booklet
Download our patient education booklet, which includes instructions for before surgery, information about the CVICU and Post Cardiac Surgery Unit, after surgery and discharge information, as well as rehabilitation instructions and exercises.