The effects of prehabilitation versus usual care to reduce postoperative complications in high-risk patients with colorectal cancer or dysplasia scheduled for elective colorectal resection: study protocol of a randomized controlled trial

Annefleur E. M. Berkel, Bart C. Bongers, Marie-Janne S. van Kamp, Hayke Kotte, Paul Weltevreden, Frans H. C. de Jongh, Michiel M. M. Eijsvogel, A. N. Machteld Wymenga, Marloes Bigirwamungu-Bargeman, Job van der Palen, Marc J. van Det, Nico L. U. van Meeteren, Joost M. Klaase

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Original languageEnglish
Article number29
Number of pages14
JournalBMC Gastroenterology
Volume18
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 21 Feb 2018

Keywords

  • Colorectal surgery
  • Cardiorespiratory fitness
  • Ventilatory anaerobic threshold
  • Prehabilitation
  • Physical therapy
  • Exercise training
  • Postoperative complications
  • Physical functioning/fitness
  • QUALITY-OF-LIFE
  • PHYSICAL STATUS CLASSIFICATION
  • SAMPLE-SIZE CALCULATIONS
  • MAJOR ABDOMINAL-SURGERY
  • AORTIC-ANEURYSM REPAIR
  • ANAEROBIC THRESHOLD
  • ELDERLY-PATIENTS
  • OLDER-PEOPLE
  • DISCHARGE INSTITUTIONALIZATION
  • PERIOPERATIVE MANAGEMENT

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