What is known:
ERAS pathways have a number of clearly defined short-term benefits but there is emerging evidence that there could be longer term benefits including cancer survival. E.g. here
What this study adds:
This is a single centre, retrospective study and clearly the results should be read with caution, but its an important addition to the colorectal data suggesting the longer term benefits of ERAS pathways.
Future Perspectives on Prehabilitation Interventions in Cancer Surgery. Jensen BT, Baldini G. Seminars in Oncology Nursing. Epub 2022 Aug 12 What is already known: Prehabilitation is an attractive component…