Probiotics and Recovery From Gastrointestinal Surgery - 2

2020-02-16 17:40:47 | BioPortfolio


This prospective randomized trial is designed to test a pragmatic simple intervention in a community hospital. The trial will test the hypothesis whether patient recovery after a major elective abdominal operation can be improved and/or accelerated with postoperative use of probiotics.

Study Design


Surgical Recovery


SuperBio probiotic, Placebo


MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center
Des Moines
United States


Not yet recruiting


MercyOne Des Moines Medical Center

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2020-02-16T17:40:47-0500

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