Multimodal perioperative care + immunonutrition may decrease length of stay after THA
Multimodal perioperative care plus immunonutrition versus traditional care in total hip arthroplasty: a randomized pilot studyNutr J. 2016 Apr 2;15:34.
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36 patients undergoing total hip arthroplasty were randomized to receive either ACERTO perioperative protocol, which consisted of shortened preoperative fasting, carbohydrate-enriched drinks, restricted IV fluids and preoperative immunonutrition, or standard perioperative protocol. The purpose of this study was to determine if administration of ACERTO and immunonutrition was associated with decrea...
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