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Welcome to the Enhanced Recovery BC website! This website was developed out of the BC ERAS Collaborative and provides a variety of resources to support the implementation and improvement of Enhanced Recovery programs.

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Enhanced Recovery Collaborative Final Reports

The Enhanced Recovery Collaborative has produced two final reports. The first is a comprehensive Final Report that details the background on the Collaborative, the qualitative and quantitative results, the resources that were shared and developed, and lessons learned about site-level implementation of an Enhanced Recovery program, as well as the implementation of a provincial, quality … Read more

Tools: New Clinical Guidance Notes

The Anesthesia Community of Practice* and Nutrition Community of Practice are pleased to distribute three new clinical guidance documents on pre-operative carbohydrate-loading, goal-directed fluid therapy, and opioid-sparing technique. These documents can be downloaded below or accessed on the Guidance Notes Page along with other resources. These Clinical Guidance Notes were developed by the respective Communities of Practice … Read more

Tools: PHC Lidocaine Infusion (IV) Low Dose Protocol

Thank you to Providence Health Care for sharing their protocol for lidocaine infusion (IV) low dose for neuropathic pain or post-operative pain management. Download from here or go to the Staff Training option under the Tools tab to access this and other resources. If you apply any of the documents found on this website to your own settings, please acknowledge … Read more