Please note that these FAQs relate specifically to Ports. If you have further questions about tunnelled lines or PICCS please get in touch.
You should keep it completely dry for 24 hours, after this you may shower but do not immerse the area in water (bathing etc.) for 10 days or until fully healed.
Most activities can be commenced immediately apart from swimming (see above). Additionally, it is advisable to avoid strenuous upper limb activity e.g. tennis until fully healed.