[Cost per episode of care in the surgical treatment of skin cancer].

@article{Martn2006CostPE,
  title={[Cost per episode of care in the surgical treatment of skin cancer].},
  author={{\'A}ngela Hern{\'a}ndez Mart{\'i}n and Antonio N{\'u}{\~n}ez Reiz and Marta S{\'a}iz Mart{\'i}nez and Juan Rovirosa i Juncosa},
  journal={Gaceta sanitaria},
  year={2006},
  volume={20 4},
  pages={273-9}
}
BACKGROUND Skin cancer is the most common form of malignancy in humans. It can be treated with various techniques and by different specialists. The procedure with the lowest failure rates is surgical excision. OBJECTIVES To calculate the cost per episode of care in the surgical treatment of non-melanoma skin cancer (NMSC) when performed by dermatologists. MATERIAL AND METHOD An episode of NMSC surgical care was defined as the series of healthcare services required for a dermatologist to… CONTINUE READING

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