This workbook explains what to expect each day you’re in the hospital after your thoracotomy. It also explains what you can do to get better faster.
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If you have any questions or concerns, contact a member of your healthcare team directly or call 212-639-2000 for help.
If you have any questions or concerns, talk with a member of your healthcare team. You can reach them Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm at ____________________. After 5:00 pm, during the weekend, and on holidays, please call____________________. If there’s no number listed, or you’re not sure, call 212-639-2000.
What to Expect After Your Thoracotomy (Age 12 and Under)