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Research At-a-Glance:  The Benefit of an ERAS Protocol in Pediatric Surgeries

Research At-a-Glance: The Benefit of an ERAS Protocol in Pediatric Surgeries

Did you know?  This study found that implementation of a pediatric enhanced recovery (ERAS) pathway decreases opioid utilization and shortens time to full feeding.  In other words… Pediatric patients who followed an ERAS® pathway before surgery didn’t need as many opioids and were ultimately able to begin eating again after surgery faster than patients who […]

Ten Ways to Beat Boredom After Surgery

Ten Ways to Beat Boredom After Surgery

Nowadays, we all lead busy lives, juggling careers, family, friendships, and so much more! If you’re used to a hectic schedule, then the thought of taking time off to recover after surgery might not sound so bad. Cozying up on the couch with nothing but Netflix on the agenda? Sign us up! While a little […]

How Soon Can I Work Out After Surgery?  Tips for Getting Back to Your Fitness Routine After Going Under

How Soon Can I Work Out After Surgery? Tips for Getting Back to Your Fitness Routine After Going Under

While it’s important to take adequate rest after surgery to ensure the best possible recovery, many of us are itching to get back into our fitness routine as soon as possible. However, it’s important to take precautions to make sure you don’t compromise your health or safety. There are several things to consider before jumping […]