107438 - Enhancing recovery through percutaneous surgery
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Minimally invasive surgeries have now become the standard surgical techniques in many routine operations. This activity highlights the enhanced recovery that occurs with percutaneous surgery.Relevance to General Practice
Minimally invasive surgery has been proven to decrease the short- and long-term burden of surgery and represents high-value care for both patient and society. Advantages include less pain, faster recovery, earlier return to work and better cosmetic results.
Where referral is appropriate, general practitioners can help their patients understand more about the outcomes of minimally invasive procedures.