Randomized clinical trial on enhanced recovery versus standard care following open liver resection.

TitleRandomized clinical trial on enhanced recovery versus standard care following open liver resection.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsJones C, Kelliher L, Dickinson M, Riga A, Worthington T, Scott MJ, Vandrevala T, Fry CH, Karanjia N, Quiney N
JournalThe British journal of surgery
Volume100
Issue8
Pagination1015-24
Date Published2013 Jul
Abstract

Enhanced recovery programmes (ERPs) have been shown to reduce length of hospital stay (LOS) and complications in colorectal surgery. Whether ERPs have the same benefits in open liver resection surgery is unclear, and randomized clinical trials are lacking.

DOI10.1007/s12031-013-0056-y
Alternate JournalBr J Surg