Pay attention to wound care
Watch out for complications
Seek medical consultation with your doctor at the Cardiac Clinics / Specialist Outpatient Clinic or at the Department of Emergency Medicine of Singapore General Hospital (after office hours), if any of the following conditions occurs:
Anticoagulations are blood-thinning medications that help prevent blood from clotting. Patients who are on anticoagulations need to take them for long-term or in most cases, for the rest of their life.Blood-thinning medications
Some patients may require this medication to remove excess water from the body.
Side effects of the medication
Some patients may require oxygen therapy after discharge to help them breathe better and improve their quality of life.Pulmonary Vasodilatators
Some patients may require specific drugs to lower the blood pressure in the lungs. These are only given to those who have persistent pulmonary hypertension after the surgery.
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