When to stop herbal medications prior to surgery


Doctors 1A new study gives patients and their physicians specific recommendations for when to stop use of herbal medications prior to surgery. In the July 11, 2001, issue of JAMA, three University of Chicago physicians assess the interactions between herbs, anesthesia and surgery and suggest ways to reduce the associated risks.

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Source: University of Chicago

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