Physical activity in relation to surgical operations - Prospective studies (PHYSSURG)

In four different prospective studies patients were included after informed consent before elective operation to treat and from LAPPRO trial collected data was used.

- Gallstone disease

- Colorectal cancer

- Breast cancer

- Obesity

- Prostate cancer (LAPPRO trial)

Before operation they answered a questionnaire including questions on physical activity, smoking and alcohol intake among other things. After operation patients answered questionnaire/s including questions on sick leave, self-assessed return of physical and mental well-being among other things.

Inclusion

The inclusion was stopped 2013- 2015.

Publications

- Onerup A, Angerås U, Bock D, Börjesson M, Fagevik Olsén M, GellerstedtM, Haglind E, Nilsson H, Angenete E. The preoperative level of physical activity is associated to the postoperative recovery after elective cholecystectomy – a cohort study. Int J Surg 2015;19:35-41

- Onerup A, Angerås U, Bock D, Börjesson M, Fagevik Olsén M, GellerstedtM, Haglind E, Nilsson H, Angenete E. Is preoperative physical activity related to post surgery recovery? A cohort study of colorectal cancer patients. Int J Colorectal Disease 2016, accepted

- Nilsson H, Angerås U, Bock D, Börjesson M, Onerup A, Fagevik Olsén M, Gellerstedt M, Haglind E, Angenete E. Title: The level of preoperative physical activity is associated with an enhanced recovery after breast cancer surgery – a cohort study. BMJ Open 2016 Jan 14;6(1):e007997. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-007997.