enhanced recovery

enhanced recovery

[en′hanst ri′kəv·ə·rē]
(petroleum engineering)
Any system that increases the fraction of original oil recovered in place in a reservoir; methods include waterflooding, chemical flooding, gas injection, and thermal methods.
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While originally pioneered by anesthesiologists and surgeons in Europe in the 1990s, enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) programs, also known as enhanced recovery protocols or fast-track surgery, have now gained popularity across the surgical spectrum within the United States.
These enhanced recovery protocols challenged the age-old concepts such as mandatory mechanical bowel preparation and prolonged fasting pre-operatively, and introduced several new concepts like epidural analgesia and early mobilisation.
In contrast, another study showed that, for patients managed within an enhanced recovery pathway (a multimodal perioperative care enhancement protocol), median length of stay was 4 days for patients who underwent staging alone and 5 days for patients with ovarian cancer (40% underwent enteric resections).
Elsevier also announced the second edition of Introduction to Enhanced Recovery Methods for Heavy Oil and Tar Sands, an expanded and updated must-have guide for newcomers to the industry presenting all currently available recovery methods, and the pros and cons of each.
Under IPC, all development operations including exploration, development, production and enhanced recovery are done in an integrated manner with both contractor and developer involved.
Karnataka, May 18 -- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today a study published in the Journal of the American College of Surgeons found that implementing a multidisciplinary perioperative Enhanced Recovery protocol that included intraoperative fluid management guided by a goal-directed algorithm using Masimo PVI(R) led to significant reductions in length of stay (LOS), complication rates, and cost for patients undergoing both open and laparoscopic colorectal surgery.
Drawing on papers presented at the Fourth International Acid Gas Injection Symposium (AGIS IV), held in Calgary, Canada, in September 2013, this volume contains 24 chapters on the disposal and enhanced recovery of natural gas.
The second, Enhanced Recovery After Surgery, enables the patient to understand the process of post-surgical recovery and how it can benefit them before, during and after their hospital stay.
Consultant surgeon Tarek Hany is achieving the results using evidenced-based enhanced recovery techniques who need bowel cancer surgery.
The enhanced recovery technique (also termed 'fast-track surgery' or 'a multi-modal surgical approach') was pioneered in the 1990s by Professor Henrik Kehlet, a gastro-intestinal surgeon from Denmark.
Kelly Henderson has taken up the new post of enhanced recovery nurse for colorectal surgery.
The Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust is one of 14 sites in England chosen to take part in the new Enhanced Recovery Partnership Programme (ERP).

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