Early versus delayed (traditional) oral fluids and food for reducing complications after major abdominal gynaecologic surgery

  • Protocol
  • Intervention


  • K Charoenkwan,

  • G Phillipson,

  • T Tongsong

Dr Kittipat Charoenkwan, Clinical instructor, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Chiang Mai University, 110 Intawaroros Road, Chiang Mai, 50200, THAILAND. kicharoe@mail.med.cmu.ac.th.


This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

To assess the effects of early versus delayed (traditional) initiation of oral intake of food and fluids after major abdominal gynaecologic surgery. Early oral intake is regarded as the intervention and delayed oral intake, the control method.