TITLE

Follow tips to avoid unplanned admissions

PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Same-Day Surgery;Jul2007, Vol. 31 Issue 7, p79
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents tips on how to assess and avoid the risk of outpatient surgery patients having unplanned admissions.
ACCESSION #
25547209

 

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