Hospital effect on infections after four major surgical procedures: Outlier and volume-outcome analysis using all-inclusive state data Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Electric Stimulation Therapy
  • Insurance Benefits
  • Lumbosacral Plexus
  • Medicare
  • Urinary Bladder
  • Urinary Bladder, Overactive

abstract

  • Surgical site infections seem to be mainly a procedure-specific, as opposed to a hospital-specific, phenomenon in NSW. The association between hospital volume and SSIRs differs for different surgical procedures.

publication date

  • January 2017

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jhin.2017.05.021

PubMed ID

  • 28576454

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