Monthly archives for May 2017

World Congress – Thursday 11th May 2017

The scientific programme of the 5th ERAS World Congress commenced on Thursday 11th May 2017 with 400 delegates attending sessions on The pathophysiological basis or ERAS The role of autophagy in the metabolism and outcomes after surgery New themes in ERAS Recovery beyond the hospital Strategies for the implementation of ERAS – Lesson learnt Best abstracts Remember to […]

ERAS Society World Congress – Wednesday 10 May 2017

The 5th ERAS World Congress started on Wednesday 10th May 2017 with over 200 delegates attending the pre-Congress Educational Course, the Urology Group Meeting, the Gynecology Group Meeting – Women’s Health Symposium, and the ERAS Nursing Group Meeting. Afterwards delegates enjoyed the Welcome Reception by networking with international colleagues and viewing the accepted peer-reviewed posters. Remember […]

Just published! “ESPEN guideline: Clinical nutrition in surgery”

These guidelines cover the nutritional aspects of the Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) concept and the special nutritional needs of patients undergoing major surgery, e.g. for cancer, and of those developing severe complications despite best perioperative care. Click here to view the guidelines