Prevalence, outcomes, and a risk-benefit analysis of diaphragmatic hernia admissions: An examination of the National Inpatient Sample database Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Hernia, Diaphragmatic
  • Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care)
  • Patient Admission

abstract

  • Elective UDH repair is associated with better outcomes than admissions for ODH or GDH with a favorable risk-benefit profile than observation if the operative mortality is low.

publication date

  • October 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2011.06.038

PubMed ID

  • 21803376

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 747

end page

  • 54

volume

  • 142

number

  • 4