Influence of hospital procedure volume on outcomes following surgery for colon cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Colonic Neoplasms
  • Digestive System Surgical Procedures
  • Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care)
  • Surgery Department, Hospital

abstract

  • Our data suggest that hospital procedure volume predicts clinical outcomes following surgery for colon cancer, although the absolute magnitudes of these differences are modest in comparison with the variation observed for higher-risk cancer surgeries.

publication date

  • December 20, 2000

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 11122590

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 3028

end page

  • 35

volume

  • 284

number

  • 23