Abstract:The measured outcomes were: length of stay (LOS), complication rate, readmission rate, compliance with ERAS protocol elements and recovery parameters (tolerance of early oral diet, mobilisation and time to first flatus). Results: Group 1 (colon) consisted of 150 patients and Group 2 (rectum) of 82 patients. There was no statistical difference between the two group based on other demographic parameters such as ASA scale, BMI and the stage of cancer. Patients in Group 1 were discharged home earlier than in Group… Show more
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