Where are you in the colorectal surgery process? (check 1)
I have not yet met with my surgeon but have been told that I need surgery.
I have chosen my surgeon and am scheduled for surgery.
I have met with a surgeon, but will seek a second opinion before moving forward.
I have already had surgery.
I am researching information for a loved one.
Which 2 topics are you most interested in learning about? (check 2)
Information about what is a colectomy
Different surgical options for colorectal cancer
Preparing for surgery
Recovering from surgery
Risks and complications of colorectal surgery
Patient stories about their colorectal surgery
Doctors talking about colorectal surgery
Which of the following statements are true about Minimally Invasive Surgery? (check all that apply)
Minimally Invasive Surgeries are less painful than traditional, open surgeries.
Minimally Invasive Surgery have faster healing and return to normal activities faster than open surgery.
Not all surgeons are equally skilled at performing minimally invasive colon surgery.
Minimally Invasive Surgery is just as effective as open surgery in cancer surgeries.