After You Get Home
Get Well Soon
Helping you to make a speedy recovery after a slipped disc operation
|Day||Got up at ... am||Activities (eg walked for ... minutes)||How many hours rest I needed:||What times I needed to rest||What time did I pass urine?||How is my leg feeling?||Went to bed at ... pm|
|Day||Got up at ... am||Activities (eg walked for ... minutes)||How much rest I needed after each:||Went to bed at ... pm||How’s the feeling around your: Wound? Leg?||Improvements or changes in the level of pain you feel:||Emotional feelings?||What do you want to achieve tomorrow?|
Your skin may be closed with adhesive strips or occasionally with stitches or clips. These should be removed as directed by your surgeon or nurse. If you have stitches, these will be removed around 10 days after your operation.