Variation in hospital mortality associated with inpatient surgery--an S.O.S

N Engl J Med. 2009 Oct 1;361(14):1398-400. doi: 10.1056/NEJMe0907193.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Comment
  • Editorial

MeSH terms

  • Hospital Mortality*
  • Hospitals / statistics & numerical data*
  • Humans
  • Postoperative Complications / epidemiology*
  • Postoperative Complications / mortality
  • Quality of Health Care*
  • Surgical Procedures, Operative / mortality
  • Surgical Procedures, Operative / standards*
  • United States / epidemiology