Utility of preoperative exercise therapy in reducing postoperative morbidity after surgery; a clinical overview of current evidence

Besir Topal, Hendrika J. M. Smelt, Esmee V. Van Helden, Alper Celik, Maria Verseveld, Frank Smeenk, Sjaak Pouwels*

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)395-412
Number of pages18
JournalExpert review of cardiovascular therapy
Volume17
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2019

Keywords

  • Preconditioning
  • exercise training
  • physical fitness
  • complications
  • surgery
  • ABDOMINAL AORTIC-ANEURYSM
  • ARTERY-BYPASS GRAFT
  • QUALITY-OF-LIFE
  • CELL LUNG-CANCER
  • OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY-DISEASE
  • JOINT REPLACEMENT SURGERY
  • IMPROVE PHYSICAL FUNCTION
  • ENHANCED RECOVERY
  • COLORECTAL SURGERY
  • ELDERLY-PATIENTS

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