Registrering af praehabilitering inden planlagt operation

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Abstract

Four to eight week prehabilitation programs for smokers and harmful drinkers were included in the national guidelines in 2001. In October 2007 a guarantee for surgery within one month of waiting time came into effect in Denmark. The present Danish patient administration system already contains room for registration of prehabilitation prior to surgery. Using one specific code for prehabilitation at the surgical department and another for prehabilitation at other departments will enable correct registration. Thereby, it is possible to differentiate between ordinary waiting time before surgery and time for prehabilitation.

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Authors
External organisations
  • Bispebjerg Hospital
Original languageDanish
Pages (from-to)1438-1439
Number of pages2
JournalUgeskrift for Laeger
Volume170
Issue number17
Publication statusPublished - 2008 Apr 21
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes
Externally publishedYes