Quality Improvement – The Key to Reducing Costs in Pancreatoduodenectomy

  title={Quality Improvement – The Key to Reducing Costs in Pancreatoduodenectomy},
  author={JOP. J Pancreas},
  • JOP. J Pancreas
  • Published 2016
Background With the looming fear of costs for cancer care escalating over the next decade, the general aim of policy makers the world over is directing efforts towards “bending the cost curve”. Pancreatic cancer is on the rise and pancreatoduodenectomy is the only curative option available. The aim of the current report is to analyze the published literature on data addressing the issue of costs in pancreatic cancer surgery (with a focus on pancreatoduodenectomy) in an effort to determine how… CONTINUE READING