Preoperative nutrition and prehabilitation are two potentially important interventions in preparing patients for surgery.
What this paper adds:
Comprehensive review on preoperative nutrition – including assessment and optimisation, immunonutrition and how to avoid insulin resistance. And prehabilitation – including assessment (e.g. cardiopulmonary exercise tests and 6-minute walk tests) and exercise programs.
Return on investment of the Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) multiguideline, multisite implementation in Alberta, Canada Nguyen X. Thanh et al Return on investment of the Enhanced Recovery After…