Relationship between surgical volume and clinical outcome: should pediatric surgeons be doing pancreaticoduodenectomies?

Abstract

BACKGROUND The relationship between surgical volume and clinical outcome is well established in adult pancreatic surgery. We examined whether this relationship is applicable in pediatric surgery, given that very few cases are done regularly by pediatric surgeons even at tertiary centers. METHODS A retrospective analysis of all patients who underwent… (More)

Cite this paper

@article{Dasgupta2005RelationshipBS, title={Relationship between surgical volume and clinical outcome: should pediatric surgeons be doing pancreaticoduodenectomies?}, author={Roshni Dasgupta and Peter C. W. Kim}, journal={Journal of pediatric surgery}, year={2005}, volume={40 5}, pages={793-6} }