The Way Patients are Managed in Fast Track Surgery

Majeed H. Alwan

Basrah Journal of Surgery مجلة البصرة الجراحية
ISSN: 16833589 / ONLINE 2409501X Year: 2002 Volume: 8 Issue: 2 Pages: 159
Publisher: Basrah University جامعة البصرة


Fast track surgery is a novel concept in perioperative care of patients undergoing elective surgical procedures that combines recent advances in anesthesia, new approaches to pain control, techniques that reduce the perioperative stress response and organ dysfunction, and the use of minimally invasive techniques. These measures aimed to rapid mobilization, early feeding, rapid recovery, minimize complications, and shorter in-hospital stay