Efficacy of an assistive intervention for abdominal surgery patients in postoperative care.

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PURPOSE The objective of this study was to assess efficacy of a bed-assistive device during at-home recovery through self-reports of self-perceived recovery status and oral pain medication usage. METHODS A case-control design was used to determine differences in self-perceived recovery measures and pain medication according to surgical procedure, device… (More)

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@article{BabskiReeves2006EfficacyOA, title={Efficacy of an assistive intervention for abdominal surgery patients in postoperative care.}, author={Kari Babski-Reeves and Grace Tran}, journal={Disability and rehabilitation. Assistive technology}, year={2006}, volume={1 3}, pages={191-7} }