Predictors of postoperative morbidity have been studied at length over the years but there is less evidence for predictors of morbidity in patients undergoing ERAS programmes.
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This is a retrospective study in a unit that is experienced in ERAS for liver surgery. In over 600 patients, using univariate and multivariate analysis, they found that only extended (liver) resection was a predictor of morbidity within an ERAS program for open liver resection surgery.
Enhanced Recovery After Surgery in Octogenarians undergoing hepatopancreatobiliary surgery Jordan N Robinson, Joshua M K Davis, Ryan C Pickens, Allyson R Cochran, Lacey King, Patrick Salibi,, David A Iannitti,…