High-Volume Hospitals and Surgeons Experience Fewer Early Reoperation Events After Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Surgery.

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STUDY DESIGN Retrospective analysis of relevant in-hospital patient records from the New York State Inpatient Database. OBJECTIVE We aimed to assess reoperation risk in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) by surgeon and hospital operative volume. SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND DATA The need for early reoperation can be devastating for patient and family, is a… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jspd.2015.03.005

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@article{Paul2015HighVolumeHA, title={High-Volume Hospitals and Surgeons Experience Fewer Early Reoperation Events After Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Surgery.}, author={Justin C Paul and Baron S H Lonner and Shaleen Vira and Thomas J. Errico}, journal={Spine deformity}, year={2015}, volume={3 5}, pages={496-501} }