Yes, but did the operation make a difference?

Kent, Heather
February 2000
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/08/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 3, p396
Academic Journal
Reports on the Regional Evaluation of Surgical Indications and Outcomes, a project by Vancouver researchers to explore the effectiveness of common elective operations from a patient's perspective. Reasons for conducting the study; Method of gathering the information; First attempt at an outcomes-management program for surgical service in Canada.


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