Table 3

Postoperative outcomes before and after the enhanced recovery after surgery program

OutcomePre-ERAS
(2009–14)
(n=29)
Post-ERAS
(2015–20)
(n=51)
P value
Hospital stay (median (IQR))4 (3–4)3 (2–3)<0.01
Blood transfusion (inhospital) (n (%))8 (27.8)8 (15.4)0.18
Overall complication events (n (%))13 (44.8)20 (38.5)0.57
Clavien–Dindo (n (%))
 I6 (20.7)9 (17.3)0.71
 II6 (20.7)13 (25.0)0.66
 III1 (3.4)3 (5.8)0.64
 IV1 (3.4)3 (5.8)0.64
<30 days (n (%))
 Readmission6 (20.7)9 (17.3)0.40
 Gastrointestinal6 (20.7)3 (5.8)0.06
 Cardiac0 (0)0 (0)N.A.
 Pulmonary0 (0)0 (0)N.A.
 Wound related3 (10.3)4 (7.7)0.69
 Infectious10 (34.5)13 (25.0)0.44
 Genitourinary0 (0)4 (7.7)0.29
>30 days (n (%))
 Readmission3 (10.3)1 (1.9)0.05
 Gastrointestinal0 (0)0 (0)N.A.
 Cardiac0 (0)0 (0)N.A.
 Pulmonary0 (0)0 (0)N.A.
 Genitourinary2 (6.9)5 (9.6)1.00