Personal view: Why is my GI clinic filled with surgical mishaps? Post-operative syndromes as an externality problem.

@article{Sonnenberg2005PersonalVW,
  title={Personal view: Why is my GI clinic filled with surgical mishaps? Post-operative syndromes as an externality problem.},
  author={Amnon Sonnenberg},
  journal={Alimentary pharmacology & therapeutics},
  year={2005},
  volume={22 11-12},
  pages={1091-5}
}
The aim of the present analysis was to review why gastroenterology clinics appear filled with patients suffering from postsurgical syndromes. The long-term sequelae of gastrointestinal surgery can be modelled as a negative production externality of surgical operations. When seeking to maximize their profits, surgeons are primarily concerned with the price… CONTINUE READING