Here are two documents containing all the information you will need before, during and after your surgery. Download and print the document related to your hip or knee surgery. From now on, read your document carefully to prepare for your surgery. You will need to bring this document with you on the day of your operation.
Wound care following your surgery
In the event that you no longer have the prescription given when you left the Clinic with you, here is a copy of the document for your wound care following surgery. You can give it to the CLSC nurse if necessary.
Removal of the Prineo tape
Here is a video that explains how to remove a Prinéo tape, listen carefully. If the strip is adherent to the skin, you can coat it with “Vaseline”, this will soften it and facilitate its removal.