Breast Cancer Surgery in Veterans Affairs and Selected University Medical Centers: Results of the Patient Safety in Surgery Study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Postoperative Complications

abstract

  • VA patients with breast cancer have higher incidences of most comorbidities than patients in the PS. Differences in complication rates females disappear when adjustment is made for the higher rates of comorbidities in the VA patients.

publication date

  • June 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2007.03.018

PubMed ID

  • 17544081

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1235

end page

  • 41

volume

  • 204

number

  • 6