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For which patients is attending a pre-operative education session most important in a total hip and knee replacement ERAS pathway?

Sisak, K., Darch, R., Burgess, L., Middleton, R. and Wainwright, T., 2019. For which patients is attending a pre-operative education session most important in a total hip and knee replacement ERAS pathway? Clinical Nutrition ESPEN, 31 (June), 118 - 119.

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DOI: 10.1016/j.clnesp.2019.03.062

Abstract

Objectives: Optimising the psychological status of patients’ pre-surgery through education is recommended by the Enhanced Recovery after Surgery (ERAS) Society. However, despite this; the majority of the current evidence base does not confirm that preoperative education reduces length of stay in total hip or knee replacement pathways. The aim of this study is to compare length of stay between patients who attended an education class prior to elective total hip or knee replacement surgery, compared to those who did not

Item Type:Article
ISSN:2405-4577
Group:Faculty of Health & Social Sciences
ID Code:32306
Deposited By: Unnamed user with email symplectic@symplectic
Deposited On:17 May 2019 15:47
Last Modified:17 May 2020 01:08

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