Major inpatient surgeries and in-hospital mortality in New South Wales public hospitals in Australia: A state-wide retrospective cohort study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • General Surgery
  • Internship and Residency
  • Models, Statistical

abstract

  • Mortality has declined for major surgeries in the past 15 years. There was some variation among hospitals regarding in-hospital mortality that was mostly explained by patients demographic and admission characteristics. Our findings are reassuring for patients and contribute to knowledge that can help further improve surgical care.

publication date

  • February 2018

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.ijsu.2017.12.023

PubMed ID

  • 29288807

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 126

end page

  • 132

volume

  • 50