This patient education program explains the placement of shunts for pediatric and adult diseases. The program covers anatomy, symptoms and their causes, alternative treatments, and the recommended surgical procedure. The lesson extensively discusses the reasonable risks and complications of the procedure and what to expect after surgery. It also discusses the long-term follow up of shunts as well as the long-term potential risks and complications.
|3.||Symptoms and Their Causes|
|6.||Risks and Complications|
|7.||After the Surgery|