Surgeon volumes and selected patient outcomes in cataract surgery: a population-based analysis.

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OBJECTIVE To study the association of annual surgeon volume of cataract procedures with the risk of postoperative adverse events. DESIGN We used population-based administrative health records to conduct a retrospective cohort study from 2001 through 2003. PARTICIPANTS The number of surgeons who performed more than 50 cataract surgeries annually ranged… (More)

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@article{Bell2007SurgeonVA, title={Surgeon volumes and selected patient outcomes in cataract surgery: a population-based analysis.}, author={Chaim M. Bell and Wendy V Hatch and Geta Cernat and David R. Urbach}, journal={Ophthalmology}, year={2007}, volume={114 3}, pages={405-10} }