I had open heart surgery (plus 4 bypasses) You go into the hospital, they get you ready, give you a needle, and at point I went to sleep. (I remember getting ether as a kid and didn't like the smell so I tried to go to sleep (ether is no longer used)) When you wake … Read more
I am going to be having open heart surgery. I am going to have to get my aortic valve replaced and to fix an thoracic aortic aneurysm. What should I be expecting? Also what am I going to be feeling after having general anesthesia?