Personalised perioperative care by e-health after intermediate-grade abdominal surgery: a multicentre, single-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled trial. Lancet 2018; 392: 51-59.

Published: 15th October 2018

Authors: Van der Meil E, Anema JR, Leclercq WKG, Bongers MY, Meijerink WJHJ, Bonjer HJ et al.


Patients in the intervention group (n=173) had access to a personalised perioperative e-health programme. They returned to normal activities after surgery faster (median 21 days) than control patients (n=171; 26 days), P=0.007.

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