Postoperative recovery from the perspective of day surgery patients: a phenomenographic study.

@article{Berg2013PostoperativeRF,
  title={Postoperative recovery from the perspective of day surgery patients: a phenomenographic study.},
  author={Katarina A. Berg and Kristofer Franz{\'e}n Arestedt and Karin Kjellgren},
  journal={International journal of nursing studies},
  year={2013},
  volume={50 12},
  pages={1630-8}
}
BACKGROUND Today, many patients undergo surgical procedures in a day surgery setting. The shift from inpatient care to care at the patients' own home following discharge places various demands on patients and their families during the recovery process. There is a need for knowledge of how the postoperative recovery process is perceived, as research… CONTINUE READING