|To evaluate a patient following upper GI surgery using te Dysfunction after Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery (DAUGS) score of Nakamure et al.|
|Surgical Oncology, Abdominal Surgery, Colon And Rectal Surgery|
|quality of life|
|C15, C16, C17.0, C22, C24, C25, E66, Z08, Z09, Z08, Z09|
Nakmura et al developed the Dysfunction after Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery (DAUGS) scoring system. This correlated with the quality of life following the surgery. The authors are from Jichi Medical University, Osaka University, and the Osaka Medical Center for Cancer and Cardiovascular Diseases in Japan.