Published on in Vol 3, No 2 (2014): Apr-Jun

The Cost Effectiveness of a Tailored, Web-Based Care Program to Enhance Postoperative Recovery in Gynecologic Patients in Comparison With Usual Care: Protocol of a Stepped Wedge Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial

The Cost Effectiveness of a Tailored, Web-Based Care Program to Enhance Postoperative Recovery in Gynecologic Patients in Comparison With Usual Care: Protocol of a Stepped Wedge Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial

The Cost Effectiveness of a Tailored, Web-Based Care Program to Enhance Postoperative Recovery in Gynecologic Patients in Comparison With Usual Care: Protocol of a Stepped Wedge Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial

Esther VA Bouwsma 1, 2, 3, MD;  Johannes R Anema 1, 2, MD, PhD;  Antonie Vonk Noordegraaf 1, 2, 3, MD;  Dirk L Knol 4, PhD;  Judith E Bosmans 2, 5, PhD;  Steven E Schraffordt Koops 6, MD, PhD;  Paul JM van Kesteren 7, MD, PhD;  W Marchien van Baal 8, MD, PhD;  Jos P Lips 9, MD, PhD;  Mark H Emanuel 10, MD, PhD;  Petrus C Scholten 11, MD, PhD;  Alexander Mozes 12, MD;  Albert H Adriaanse 13, MD, PhD;  Hans AM Brölmann 2, 3, MD, PhD;  Judith AF Huirne 2, 3, MD, PhD

1 Department of Public and Occupational Health, VU University Medical Center , Amsterdam , NL

2 EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research , Amsterdam , NL

3 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, VU University Medical Center , Amsterdam , NL

4 Department of Epidemiology and Statistics, VU University Medical Center , Amsterdam , NL

5 Department of Health Sciences, Faculty of Earth and Life Sciences, VU University, Amsterdam , NL

6 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Meander Medical Center , Amersfoort , NL

7 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis , Amsterdam , NL

8 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Flevo Hospital , Almere , NL

9 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Kennemer Gasthuis , Haarlem , NL

10 Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Spaarne Hospital , Hoofddorp , NL

11 Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Diakonessenhuis , Utrecht , NL

12 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Amstelland Hospital , Amstelveen , NL

13 Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical Center Alkmaar , Alkmaar , NL

Corresponding Author:

  • Judith AF Huirne, MD, PhD
  • Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • VU University Medical Center
  • De Boelelaan 1117
  • Amsterdam
  • NL
  • Phone: 31 20444 4827
  • Email: j.huirne@vumc.nl