Clinical Practice Guideline: Employing New Enhanced Recovery Goals to Bariatric Surgery (ENERGY)

Brief Description: 

Guideline Goal: Reduce hospital length of stay and postoperative complications following scheduled surgical procedures, without increasing hospital readmissions.

Key Points:

· Avoid or minimize use of drains

· Avoid intraoperative opioid use

· Treat pain with multi multi-modal analgesia

· Optimize perioperative hydration and nutrition

· Increase perioperative activity

Related Guideline: Surgical Management of Obesity