Management of postoperative ileus after robot-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy

@inproceedings{Park2018ManagementOP,
  title={Management of postoperative ileus after robot-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy},
  author={Jee Soo Park and Jongchan Kim and Won Sik Jang and Ji Eun Heo and Ahmed Elghiaty and Koon Ho Rha and Young Deuk Choi and Won Sik Ham},
  booktitle={Medicine},
  year={2018}
}
  • Jee Soo Park, Jongchan Kim, +5 authors Won Sik Ham
  • Published in Medicine 2018
  • Medicine
  • Abstract To compare different postoperative management methods on the recovery of bowel function after robot-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy (RALP). This is a prospective study of 716 patients who underwent RALP at Severance Hospital in Seoul, South Korea, between March 2017 and February 2018. Instructions for the different postoperative management methods (mobilization, abdominal massage, hot pack therapy, and gum chewing) were presented to patients, who subsequently reported when these… CONTINUE READING

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