My mother, 83, had knee replacement surgery at a small hospital in Wisconsin. Two days after surgery she developed shortness of breath and pressure in her chest. My sister, our mother’s caregiver, had to bring this to the attention of the medical staff. Chest x-rays were requested which revealed mild edema, enlarged cardiac silhouette, and Continue Reading
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