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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.

Learning outcomes
  • Describe the different intra-abdominal percutaneous surgery options
  • Explain benefits of minimally invasive procedures
  • Identify patients who would benefit from referral to minimally invasive procedures
  • Delivery
    Title
    107438 - Enhancing recovery through percutaneous surgery
    Location
    Duration
    0.5 hours
    Start Date
    30-Jan-2018
    End Date
    31-Dec-2019
    CPD Points
    0.5 hours
    Price
    Free
    Location
    Online
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