Patient Education About Heart Surgery

By Mayo Clinic Staff

Listed below are educational publications and other materials for Mayo Clinic patients who are either preparing for heart surgery or recovering from heart surgery.

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Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery


About Your Heart-Catheter Procedures (PDF)

Cardiovascular Surgery Healing Enhancement Program (PDF)

Preparing For and Recovering from Heart Surgery (PDF)


Circulation Of the heart

Coronary arteries