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Methylene Blue for Vasoplegic Syndrome Post Cardiac Surgery

2021 30 Sep

Post-operative cardiac surgical patients are encountered commonly in the intensive care unit. Methylene blue might be a useful treatment for patients with vasopressor-refractory vasoplegia but high quality evidence is lacking. C ardiac surgery is one of the most frequently performed major surgical procedures, with more than 1 million operations... Read more

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ERAS CONGRESS 2021

2022 01 May

ERAS Congress Got Cancelled Till 2022 Find ERAS on Social Media  Read more

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ERAS Congress 2020

2020 26 Aug

ERAS CONGRESS 2020 HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 HEALTH CONCERNS Find ERAS on Social Media  Read more

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Can Goal-Directed Therapy solve the economic burden of postsurgical complications?

2019 30 May

How effective are less invasive or even noninvasive methods?   The clinical and economic burden of post-surgical complications and the economic impact of Goal-Directed Fluid Therapy (GDFT) implementation.     Improving the quality of care by reducing post-surgical complications, decreasing mortality, and decreasing hospital... Read more

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ERAS Congress 2019

2019 30 Apr

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Euroanaesthesia 2019

2019 01 Jun

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Fast-track surgery: a multidisciplinary collaboration

2017 15 Sep

Prof. Henrik Kehlet reflects on the progress of fast-track surgery and the need for multidisciplinary teamwork in optimising perioperative care.   You are the “father” of fast-track surgery. What motivated you to develop this concept?   It all started when I was a young surgeon and had to perform some major operations. The technical aspects... Read more

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The patient voice in Enhanced Recovery After Surgery: an Edinburgh perspective

2017 15 Sep

This article will explore the ERAS Programme and provide a unique insight into perspectives and realities of surgical recovery. It will highlight the current evidence versus patients’ perceptions and expectations.   Background   The Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) programme has been implemented in many surgical units around the world... Read more

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7 Variables Predict ICU Readmission: New Tool

2016 20 Oct

A simple and easy to use nomogram can predict the likelihood of readmission to surgical intensive care using just 7 common variables already collected for critical care patients, according to research presented at the 2016 Clinical Congress of the American College of Surgeons. Luke A. Martin, MD, a general surgery research resident and the study’s... Read more