Guidelines for Perioperative Care in Elective Colonic Surgery: Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Society Recommendations

A clinical practice guideline for the perioperative care of patients undergoing elective colonic surgery. The guideline examines pre- and peri-operative nutrition and analgesic care options, as well as postoperative complication reduction options. Outcomes of interest include reduced length of hospital stay, re-admissions, and mortality.