Guidelines for Perioperative Care in Gynecologic/Oncology: Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Society Recommendations—2019 Update

This is a clinical practice guideline for adult patients who are undergoing surgery for gynecological cancers. The guideline provides preadmission, preoperative, intraoperative and postoperative recommendations. Patient education and counselling, pre-habilitation, surgical site infection (SSI) reduction bundles, and opioid sparing postoperative analgesia are some of the topics discussed. The primary outcomes of interest are reductions in perioperative morbidity and mortality, as well as improvements in recovery and decreased duration of hospital stays after surgery.