volume 54, issue 2, P20 2018
DOI: 10.3390/medicina54020020
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David Gelman, Arūnas Gelmanas, Dalia Urbanaitė, Ramūnas Tamošiūnas, Saulius Sadauskas, Diana Bilskienė, Albinas Naudžiūnas, Edmundas Širvinskas, Rimantas Benetis, Andrius Macas

Abstract: Enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) are specially designed multimodal perioperative care pathways which are intended to attain and improve rapid recovery after surgical interventions by supporting preoperative organ function and attenuating the stress response caused by surgical trauma, allowing patients to get back to normal activities as soon as possible. Evidence-based protocols are prepared and published to implement the conception of ERAS. Although they vary amongst health care institutions, the main t…

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