Repository landing page

We are not able to resolve this OAI Identifier to the repository landing page. If you are the repository manager for this record, please head to the Dashboard and adjust the settings.

The effects of giving patients verbal or written pre-operative information in gynecologic oncology surgery: a randomized study and the medical-legal point of view.


Objectives To evaluate the verbal and written preoperative information in patients undergoing surgery for malignant gynaecologic disease, in terms of satisfaction about preoperative received informations, hospitalization days, postoperative pain experienced using visual analogue scale (VAS) and number of pain drugs used daily. Study design From January 2008 to December 2012, consecutive patients with diagnosis of endometrial cancer, referred to the Division of Gynecology of University Campus Bio-Medico of Rome, were enrolled. Eligible subjects were randomized into two groups: Group V (Verbal information ward) consisted of patients who had verbal preoperative information about surgical procedure and postoperative management and Group W (Written Information ward) consisted of patients who had written preoperative information. All preoperative and postoperative data were recorded. Concerning satisfaction about preoperative received informations, patients were asked to complete the QLQ-C

Similar works

Full text


Archivio della ricerca- Università di Roma La Sapienza

Last time updated on 12/11/2016

Having an issue?

Is data on this page outdated, violates copyrights or anything else? Report the problem now and we will take corresponding actions after reviewing your request.