MD. Jozef Rybár, jozef.rybar(at)

Preparation of patient before surgery

Author: Jozef Rybár

Here you can find some basic things, which should be done with average patient before surgery.

It has 5 basic steps - lowering the risk of the surgery, appropriate diagnosis, preparation of the operation field, psychological preparation and informed consent.

There are some links to other pages as well.

Slovak expressions commonly used by communication with patient

Author: Jozef Rybár

In this presentation you can find some basic sentences and expressions, which you should know, when you will be going to take the history of the patient and examine him.

It should help you in the time, when you are starting your clinical practise, where the communication with the patient in slovak language is very important. Later there will be situations, where you will need to speak with the patient by your own withou having somebody for translation.