Wrong-site sinus surgery in otolaryngology.

@article{Shah2010WrongsiteSS,
  title={Wrong-site sinus surgery in otolaryngology.},
  author={Rahul Kumar Shah and Brian Nussenbaum and Matthew A Kienstra and Michael Glenn and Jean M Brereton and Milesh M. Patel and David Christian Nielsen and David Warren Roberson},
  journal={Otolaryngology--head and neck surgery : official journal of American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery},
  year={2010},
  volume={143 1},
  pages={
          37-41
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the scope of wrong-site sinus surgery. STUDY DESIGN Electronic mail survey. SETTING E-mailed via the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery's weekly newsletter. SUBJECTS AND METHODS Members were asked about wrong-site sinus surgery in an 11-item survey. RESULTS A total of 455 members responded (response rate 19.8%). Forty-two (9.3%) have heard of a case of wrong-site sinus surgery occurring. Twenty-one cases were analyzed; of these, 10 (48… CONTINUE READING
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