The use of enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) principles in Scottish orthopaedic units – an implementation and follow-up at 1 year, 2010-2011: a report from the Musculoskeletal Audit, Scotland

Source:  Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery 2012, Oct 16 [epub ahead of print]

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Date of publication:  October 2012

Publication type:  Journal article

In a nutshell:  Looks at the use of ERAS programmes for lower limb arthroplasty patients, and at the resulting clinical benefits to patients and reduced length of hospital stay.

Length of publication:  8 pages

Some important notes:  You will need an NHS Athens username and password to access this article.  Please contact your local NHS library if you cannot access the full text.  Follow this link to find your local NHS library.

Acknowledgement:  Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery

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