Outpatient general surgical follow-up: are we using this resource effectively?

Abstract

BACKGROUND Raised patient expectations and the 2-week rule for the investigation of suspected malignancy have led to heightened demands on surgical outpatient clinics. In this context, the utility of benign post-operative or investigative follow-ups requires justification. METHODS The surgical outpatient clinic workload of four substantive general… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijsu.2008.10.014

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@article{Gurjar2009OutpatientGS, title={Outpatient general surgical follow-up: are we using this resource effectively?}, author={Shashank V. Gurjar and Dr.Dwarkanath Kulkarni and Hunain T Khawaja}, journal={International journal of surgery}, year={2009}, volume={7 1}, pages={62-5} }