traveling mercies to you, Mark. Make sure to read this thread, it has some terrific advice from the folks who have gone before:
(Note to the gang...maybe this thread needs to have a section on post op care? The blood thinning regimen? Pain management? Good to have it in one place since info is flying on this forum.)
Getting Ready for Stanford
Make sure you have all of your questions and concerns written down, so you don't forget anything. It all moves VERY quickly once you're in there, and it's easy to forget something.
Appreciate the kudos....but I've had it really easy. All I do is get on the computer. Jeff, Marie, Sharon, Mark, Holly, Alex, Lew, Mel, Daisy, Randi, Island Girl...all these brave people got on the OR table and trusted enough to put their health on the line for research advancement and for other people they'll never know. They're my heros.
Please keep us posted, Mark. Looking forward to news from Stanford!