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Asking Questions Before Surgery (Audio/Video item)

Navigating the Health Care System

Patients who are involved in their health care get better quality care and better results. These videos on Navigating the Health Care System feature Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Director Dr. Carolyn M. Clancy, M.D., encouraging patients to ask questions of their doctor, nurse or pharmacist and to speak up if they have concerns about medications, tests, or procedures.
Duration: 2 min. 36 sec.

Asking Questions Before Surgery (SWF) [ Flash media file- 2 min. 36 sec.]

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Page last reviewed December 2010
Internet Citation: Asking Questions Before Surgery: Navigating the Health Care System. December 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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