Developing an enhanced recovery after surgery program for oncology patients who undergo hip or knee reconstruction surgery
Maria Bourazani, Eleni Asimakopoulou, Chrysseida Magklari, Nikolaos Fyrfiris, Gunhild Lefaki, Department of Anesthesiology, “Saint-Savvas” Anticancer Hospital of Athens, Athens 11522, Attica, Greece
Maria Bourazani, Martha Kelesi, Georgia Fasoi, Department of Nursing, University of West Attica, Athens 12243, Attica, Greece
Ioannis Tsirikas, Physiotherapy Center, Egaleo, Athens 12242, Attica, Greece
Giakoumis Diakoumis, Theodoros Kormas, Orthopedic Clinic, “Saint-Savvas” Anticancer Hospital of Athens, Athens 11522, Attica, Greece
Author contributions: Bourazani M wrote the main article; Asimakopoulou E wrote the “Anesthetic protocol” and “Intraoperative analgesia”; Magklari C and Fyrfiris N wrote the “Neuraxial and Regional analgesia/anesthesia”; Diakoumis G wrote the orthopedic introduction and the surgical management; Tsirikas I wrote the physiotherapy rehabilitation; Kormas T and Lefaki G were the coordinators of the literature review; Kelesi M and Fasoi G were honored as supervisors.
Conflict-of-interest statement: No conflict of interest.
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Corresponding author: Maria Bourazani, MSc, PhD, RN, Academic Research, Nurse, Department of Anesthesiology, “Saint-Savvas” Anticancer Hospital of Athens, 117 Alexandras Avenue, Athens 11522, Attica, Greece. email@example.com
Received: November 30, 2020
Peer-review started: November 30, 2020
First decision: April 6, 2021
Revised: April 20, 2021
Accepted: May 7, 2021
Article in press: May 7, 2021
Published online: June 18, 2021