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Table 3 Mean LOS, VAS scores, mean HHS, and mean ADL scores

From: Enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS) in elective intertrochanteric fracture patients result in reduced length of hospital stay (LOS) without compromising functional outcome

  Traditional (n = 50) ERAS (n = 50) p value
Mean LOS (days) 8.21 ± 0.83 5.82 ± 0.64 0.028
Mean VAS scores preoperative 8.33 ± 1.41 8.36 ± 1.35 0.461
POD 0 7.33 ± 1.41 6.63 ± 1.61 < 0.001
POD 1 6.51 ± 1.52 5.82 ± 1.42 < 0.001
POD 2 5.72 ± 1.91 4.31 ± 2.14 < 0.001
POD 3 4.53 ± 1.61 3.52 ± 1.81 < 0.001
POD 5 2.61 ± 1.94 2.44 ± 1.72 0.265
Mean HHS at 3 months 80.51 ± 5.93 84.72 ± 6.14 0.016
Mean HHS at 6 months 90.32 ± 6.82 90.51 ± 6.51 0.542
Mean ADL at 3 months 82.61 ± 3.23 83.31 ± 3.51 0.387
Mean ADL at 6 months 89.44 ± 4.11 89.14 ± 3.92 0.153
  1. POD postoperative day, HHS Harris hip score, ADL activities of daily living