TITLE

Simple remedies for postop gas pain

AUTHOR(S)
Nichols, Rowena R.
PUB. DATE
February 1986
SOURCE
RN;Feb86, Vol. 49 Issue 2, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses some techniques on dealing with post operative gas problems. What to expect after surgery; Information on a simple exercise to reduce gas buildup; How to perform abdominal massage.
ACCESSION #
4929164

 

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