Ursodeoxycholic acid for the prevention of symptomatic gallstone disease after bariatric surgery (UPGRADE): a multicenter, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled superiority trial.

Ursodeoxycholic acid for the prevention of symptomatic gallstone disease after bariatric surgery (UPGRADE): a multicenter, double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled superiority trial.Haal S, Guman M, Boerlage T, Acherman,Y, de Brauw M, Bruin S, de Castro S, van Hooft J, van de Laar A, Moed D, Schouten R, van Soest E, van Veen R, de Vries C, Dijkgraaf […]

Updated Bariatric Guidelines

This is the second updated Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS®) Society guideline following the original guidelines published in 2016, presenting a consensus for optimal perioperative care in bariatric surgery and providing recommendations for each ERAS item within the ERAS® protocol For more info see the speciality home page  or for the link to guidelines click […]

The Application of ERAS for Patients Undergoing Bariatric Surgery: a Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.

The Application of Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) for Patients Undergoing BariatricSurgery: a Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Zhou J, Du R, Wang L, Wang F, Li D, Tong G, Wang W, Ding X, Wang D. Obes Surg. 2021 Mar;31(3):1321-1331.  What is already known Since the implementation of the first ERAS guidelines for bariatric surgery, a number of studies evaluating […]

Erik Stenberg

Erik Stenberg is currently working as a consultant surgeon at Ă–rebro University Hospital and Lindesberg hospital in Sweden. He is also appointed associated Professor at Ă–rebro University. He was the first author of the 2021 updated guidelines for ERAS Bariatrics.

Implementing enhanced recovery after bariatric surgery protocol: a retrospective study

Implementing enhanced recovery after bariatric surgery protocol: a retrospective study Proczko M, Kaska L, Twardowski P, Stepaniak P. Implementing enhanced recovery after bariatric surgery protocol: a retrospective study. J Anesth. 2016 Feb;30(1):170-3. What is already known: ERAS programmes have been widely shown to reduce hospital length of stay for a number of surgical specialities, particularly […]

Applying Enhanced Recovery After Bariatric Surgery (ERABS) Protocol for Morbidly Obese Patients With End-Stage Renal Failure

Applying Enhanced Recovery After Bariatric Surgery (ERABS) Protocol for Morbidly Obese Patients With End-Stage Renal Failure Proczko M et al. Applying Enhanced Recovery After Bariatric Surgery (ERABS) Protocol for Morbidly Obese Patients With End-Stage Renal Failure. Obes Surg. 2019 Apr;29(4):1142-1147 What is already known: ERAS protocols have been safely implemented in bariatric patients. Obesity is […]