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Enhanced Recovery After Surgery

A Complete Guide to Optimizing Outcomes

Editors: Ljungqvist, Olle, Francis, Nader K. K., Urman, Richard D. (Eds.)

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  • Provides a broad and comprehensive overview of ERAS with expert opinions from leaders in the field regarding elements of care that are both generic and specific to various surgeries First comprehensive, authoritative book on the subject that covers the patient journey through such a program, commencing with optimization of the patient’s condition, patient education, and conditioning of their expectations Discusses metabolic response to surgery, anaesthetic contributions, and optimal fluid management after surgery, providing examples of ERAS pathways and practical tips on post-operative pain control, feeding, mobilization, and criteria for discharge Helps an existing user of ERAS care and centers with established programs by outlining causes of deviation and failure and suggesting modifications that may be necessary

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This book is the first comprehensive, authoritative reference that provides a broad and comprehensive overview of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS). Written by experts in the field, chapters analyze elements of care that are both generic and specific to various surgeries. It covers the patient journey through such a program, commencing with optimization of the patient’s condition, patient education, and conditioning of their expectations.  Organized into nine parts, this book discusses metabolic responses to surgery, anaesthetic contributions, and optimal fluid management after surgery. Chapters are supplemented with examples of ERAS pathways and practical tips on post-operative pain control, feeding, mobilization, and criteria for discharge. Enhanced Recovery After Surgery: A Complete Guide to Optimizing Outcomes is an indispensable manual that thoroughly explores common post-operative barriers and challenges.

About the authors


Olle Ljungqvist, MD, PhD
Professor of Surgery, Senior Consultant Surgeon
Department of Surgery
Örebro University and Örebro University Hospital
Örebro, Sweden, 70185
olle.ljungqvist@ki.se
 
Nader K. Francis, MBChB, FRCS, PhD
Professor
Consultant Colorectal Surgeon
Department of Surgery
Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Higher Kingston
Yeovil, Somerset, UK, BA21 4AT
nader.francis@ydh.nhs.uk
 
Richard D. Urman, MD, MBA, FASA
Associate Professor of Anesthesia
Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts, USA
urmanr@gmail.com

Table of contents (65 chapters)

Table of contents (65 chapters)

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eBook 96,29 €
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  • ISBN 978-3-030-33443-7
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover 124,79 €
price for Spain (gross)
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Enhanced Recovery After Surgery
Book Subtitle
A Complete Guide to Optimizing Outcomes
Editors
  • Olle Ljungqvist
  • Nader K. K. Francis
  • Richard D. Urman
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-33443-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-33443-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-33442-0
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXIII, 654
Number of Illustrations
34 b/w illustrations, 127 illustrations in colour
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