surgery fear PLEASE ANSWER ME - page 2

I will undergo surgery, and I'm very scared to have general anesthesia (what will happen to me when I'm totally knocked out). The fear I have, is that the surgery will last between 1 1/2 to 2 hrs.,... Read More

  1. by   TracyB,RN
    Analucia, good luck with the stimulator. My gram had one implanted to helo with her chronic pain. It seems to be helping quite a bit, so far.
    That is interesting about the motion sickness. I haven't ever had surgery, but also get extremely nauseated when riding in a car. I am ok if driving. Do you remember where you read that info at? I would be interested in reading more about it.
    Good luck Oct 17
  2. by   ADN 2002
    I get mild motion sickness on roller coasters; I don't have a problem in the car, and I had no problem with nausea after my general (but, at the same time, they were giving me phenergan with my demerol).