What are the benefits of early activities after surgery?
Early postoperative activities can promote the recovery of body function; promote deepening of breathing, facilitate lung expansion and discharge of secretions, prevent pulmonary complications; promote blood circulation, help wound healing, prevent thrombosis; promote gastrointestinal peristalsis , Prevent abdominal distension, constipation; promote the recovery of urination function, prevent urine retention.
How to carry out early postoperative activities?
Early activities can be divided into early bed rest activities and early wake-up activities. After waking up, you can take deep breaths, cough, turn over, and move your limbs. After the condition is stable, take a semi-recumbent position, and gradually sit on the edge of the bed. When the condition is good, you can do further wake-up activities. Walk slowly indoors first, then go for a walk as appropriate. Patients who are seriously ill, have complications and restricted activities, cannot get out of bed early, but they should still stay in bed.