A Trial of Adding Lung Protective Strategies to Existing Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Protocols and its Effects on Improving Post-Operative Lung Function

Date Added
January 21st, 2020
PRO Number
Pro00094011
Researcher
David Gutman

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Keywords
Lung
Summary

The purpose of this study is to determine whether the using specific breathing strategies during anesthesia for patients having surgery on their liver and intestines in an effort to help them breathe better after surgery. This will be tested with an incentive spirometer before and after surgery and those results will be compared to people having similar surgery without these extra strategies.

Institution
MUSC
Recruitment Contact
Wanda Jones
843-792-1869
joneswr@musc.edu



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