Mortality after surgery in Europe: a 7 day cohort study.
Clinical outcomes after major surgery are poorly described at the national level. Evidence of heterogeneity between hospitals and health-care systems suggests potential to improve care for patients but this potential remains unconfirmed. The European Surgical Outcomes Study was an international study designed to assess outcomes after non-cardiac surgery in Europe.Journal ArticleMulticenter StudyResearch Support, Non-U.S. Gov'tSCOPUS: ar.jinfo:eu-repo/semantics/publishe
Sciences bio-médicales et agricoles, Adult, Aged, Cohort Studies, Critical Care -- utilization, Europe -- epidemiology, Female, Hospital Mortality, Hospitalization -- statistics & numerical data, Humans, Length of Stay -- statistics & numerical data, Male, Middle Aged, Postoperative Care -- methods -- statistics & numerical data, Surgical Procedures, Operative -- mortality, Treatment Outcome
Publisher: 'Elsevier BV'
DOI identifier: 10.1016/S0140-6736(12)61148-9
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