The Colorectal team from Cathay General Hospital, Taiwan became ERAS® Qualified 16 June 2022 after overcoming several obstacles and putting in a lot of effort to achieve excellent results . They were trained by the ERAS® Center of Excellence, Tan Tok Seng Hospital, Singapore team lead by Dr How Kwang Yeong.
ERAS® Barriers & Solutions for Nurses ERAS® pathways have been in place for over 20 years and have obviously shown a great deal of success. Despite this there may still be barriers to the implementation. ERAS® Nurses are vital members of the team and being closer to the ground, have
Centro Hospitalar Lisboa Ocidental (CHLO) became ERAS® Qualified in the Colorectal Protocol on December 14, 2021. They were trained by Dr Manso and her team at the ERAS® Center of Excellence Hospital Beatriz Angelo, Lisbon.
In Brazil, Hospital Brasília Lago Sul has managed to implement ERAS® in their respective Colorectal Surgery departments during the pandemic. They have been trained and coached by Prof Adrian Alvarez and Dr Uriel Fraidenraij of University Hospital Italiano, Buenos Aires, Argentina. We wish them all continued success in their ERAS® work!