Acta Scientific Gastrointestinal Disorders (ASGIS)(ISSN: 2582-1091)

Review Article Volume 5 Issue 6

Enhanced Recovery After Surgery: A Paradigm Shift in Perioperative Care. Review Article

Jesús Velázquez Gutiérrez1* and Morella Vargas Useche2

1Digestive Tract Surgery, Specialist in Clinical Nutrition, Spain
2Nutritionist Doctor, Magister in Clinical Nutrition, Spain

*Corresponding Author: Jesús Velázquez Gutiérrez, Digestive Tract Surgery, Specialist in Clinical Nutrition, Spain.

Received: April 14, 2022; Published: May 20, 2022



Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERASÒ) is a multimodal protocol applied to perioperative care. These protocols are implemented by a multidisciplinary patient-centered team, incorporating outpatient clinical staff, nurses, anesthesiologists, post-operative recovery staff, nutrition staff, physical therapists, social workers, and surgeons.

Regardless of the surgical subspecialty, all ERASÒ protocols share the same objectives: preoperative optimization of the patient, reduction of perioperative stress, maintenance of post-operative physiological function, and accelerated recovery time after surgery. ERASÒ protocols are designed to reduce the response to surgical stress, facilitate the maintenance of body composition and organ function to achieve early recovery.


Keywords: ERASÒ Protocol; Enhancer Recovery After Surgery; Multimodal Rehabilitation; Perioperative Nutrition; Review Article




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Citation: Jesús Velázquez Gutiérrez and Morella Vargas Useche. “Enhanced Recovery After Surgery: A Paradigm Shift in Perioperative Care. Review Article". Acta Scientific Gastrointestinal Disorders 5.6 (2022): 43-50.


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