Centralization of pancreatoduodenectomy a decade later: Impact of the volume-outcome relationship Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Centralized Hospital Services
  • Hospitals, High-Volume
  • Hospitals, Low-Volume
  • Pancreatic Diseases
  • Pancreaticoduodenectomy

abstract

  • Centralization of PD is occurring in these 3 states and probably across the nation. After PD, MHVH hospitals had statistically better outcomes (mortality, morbidity, and duration of stay) than low-volume hospitals. Readmission rates were not affected by volume.

publication date

  • January 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.surg.2016.01.008

PubMed ID

  • 26897249

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