A Patient's Guide to Heart Surgery: Understanding the Practical and Emotional Aspects of Heart Surgery

Front Cover
HarperCollinsPublishers, 1991 - Health & Fitness - 256 pages
0 Reviews
A comforting, unique guide to the psychological aspects of open-heart surgery. From choosing and preparing for surgery to recovering in the hospital and at home, this guide explores the emotional and practical ramifications of heart surgery. 21 line drawings.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.


Bypassing Depression
Choosing Surgery
Getting Ready for Surgery

12 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1991)

Cohan is an award-winning medical writer.

Jude is a cardiovascular surgeon and Clinical Professor of Surgery at the University of Miami School of Medicine.

Bibliographic information