Thyroid and parathyroid operations in veterans affairs and selected university medical centers: results of the patient safety in surgery study.
- Published Article
Journal of the American College of Surgeons
- Publication Date
Jun 01, 2007
Overall rates of mortality and any morbidity were low and consistent with previous reports. Based on adjusted OR, there was no significant difference in outcomes for thyroid versus parathyroid operation. Similarly, there was no apparent significant difference in surgical outcomes between the VA and private-sector groups after risk adjustment.
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