Intrathecal Morphine Pump Placement
This patient education program explains the intrathecal morphine pump placement for cancer and non-cancer pain. The program covers anatomy, symptoms and their causes, alternative treatments, and the recommended surgical procedure. It also discusses postoperative precautions, stressing the signs and symptoms of potential pump malfunction. The program extensively discusses the reasonable risks and complications of the procedure and what to expect after surgery, as well as the long-term precautions and potential risks and complications.