A national study on craniosynostosis surgical repair.

@article{Nguyen2013ANS,
  title={A national study on craniosynostosis surgical repair.},
  author={Christine A. Nguyen and Tina Hernandez-Boussard and Rohit K Khosla and Catherine Curtin},
  journal={The Cleft palate-craniofacial journal : official publication of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association},
  year={2013},
  volume={50 5},
  pages={
          555-60
        }
}
Objective : Our study aimed to use national data to assess the perioperative outcomes of craniosynostosis surgical repair. Design : Data were obtained from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project Kids Inpatient Database from 1997, 2000, 2003, and 2006. Setting : Community hospitals in the United States. Patients : The cohort was identified using the ICD-9-CM procedure codes for craniosynostosis surgical repair (2.01, 2.03, 2.04, 2.06). Main Outcome… CONTINUE READING
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