Factors that influence patient choice of an excimer laser treatment center.

@article{Orr1998FactorsTI,
  title={Factors that influence patient choice of an excimer laser treatment center.},
  author={Douglas Orr and Sikander S Sidiki and Charles N. J. McGhee},
  journal={Journal of cataract and refractive surgery},
  year={1998},
  volume={24 3},
  pages={
          335-40
        }
}
PURPOSE To identify the factors that most influenced patient choice of an excimer laser treatment center and those most likely to deter patients from selecting a particular center. SETTING A National Health Service (NHS) excimer laser unit in the northeast of England. METHODS An anonymous 24-item questionnaire was constructed. Each question had a visual analogue scale, anchored at each end with an adjectival description. Patients were asked to mark their response to the related question on… CONTINUE READING