This five-part video series provides patients and caregivers with an overview of ileostomy care, maintenance, and practical considerations for life with an ileostomy.
Video: Anatomy and Ileostomy Care - Part 1 of 5
In this video, we discuss gastrointestinal anatomy and ileostomy care after surgery.
Video: What to Expect in the Hospital - Part 2 of 5
In this video, we discuss what to expect during the hospital course for our ileostomy patients.
Video: Obstruction - Part 3 of 5
In this video, we discuss one of the most common reasons for a prolonged hospital course after ileostomy surgery, obstruction.
Video: Dehydration - Part 4 of 5
In this video, we discuss one of the most common reasons for readmission after discharge with an ileostomy, dehydration.
Video: Support and Resources - Part 5 of 5
In this video, we discuss support services and resources available before and after ileostomy.