For most of patients, usual hospital stay is between 3-5 days. You are advised to stand up and move as soon as possible after surgery. This will build you confidence in your recovery along with it will minimize the risk of blood clotting in your legs.
Depending upon your medical state, you may be admitted to intensive care ward for strict observation of your heart and lung.
You will be discharged when:
There are risks that go with any type of medical procedure and surgery is no longer an exception. Success of surgery depends upon 3 factors: type of disease/surgery, experience of surgeon and overall health of patients. The risks of each procedure need to be considered in the light of potential reductions in mortality, morbidity or co-morbidity, quality of life and productivity.