Efficacy, safety, and cost of office-based surgery: a multidisciplinary perspective.

@article{Balkrishnan2003EfficacySA,
  title={Efficacy, safety, and cost of office-based surgery: a multidisciplinary perspective.},
  author={Rajesh Balkrishnan and Alicia Hill and Steven R. Feldman and Gloria F. Graham},
  journal={Dermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.]},
  year={2003},
  volume={29 1},
  pages={1-6}
}
An increasing number of media reports on patient safety risks arising from office-based surgery procedures, as well as growing concerns about patient safety issues in general, have brought office-based surgery as well as its practitioners into focus and placed this very cost-effective medical practice in the eye of the media and regulators. Concerted… CONTINUE READING