The Comparative Effectiveness of Surgeons Over Interventionalists in Endovascular Repairs of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

@article{Mccutcheon2013TheCE,
  title={The Comparative Effectiveness of Surgeons Over Interventionalists in Endovascular Repairs of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm},
  author={Brandon A Mccutcheon and Mark A. Talamini and David C. Chang and John Rose and Dennis F. Bandyk and Samuel Eric Wilson},
  journal={Annals of Surgery},
  year={2013},
  volume={258},
  pages={476–482}
}
Objective:Comparative effectiveness research has mostly been focused on comparison of treatment techniques. The goal of the present study was to extend the research to physician specialty. Background:Both surgeons and interventionalists (cardiologists and radiologists) are involved in endovascular repairs (EVAR) of aortic aneurysms, with different residency education, operative experience, preoperative assessment and patient selection, and postoperative continuity of care. Methods:Retrospective… Expand
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