To enhance your postoperative therapy , a knee-length robe or gown is recommended. Do not bring floor-length robes as they make walking difficult.) Ladies may want to bring a camisole or lightweight cotton shirt to wear under the hospital gown for added warmth. Leave all jewelry at home! A package containing personal care items is provided. Loose fitting pajamas , shorts or sweats are useful to wear on the way home. Bring comfortable , slip-on shoes with non-skid soles. Of course , good reading material may help pass the time more quickly.