137. Understanding Variations in Hospital Mortality with Major Surgery

      Wide variations in outcomes after major surgery are becoming increasingly apparent. Unfortunately, the mechanisms underlying these differences are poorly understood. We sought to determine whether variations in mortality are due to differences in the incidence of major complications or differences in the management of major complications once they occur.
      To read this article in full you will need to make a payment

      Purchase one-time access:

      Academic & Personal: 24 hour online accessCorporate R&D Professionals: 24 hour online access
      One-time access price info
      • For academic or personal research use, select 'Academic and Personal'
      • For corporate R&D use, select 'Corporate R&D Professionals'


      Subscribe to Journal of Surgical Research
      Already a print subscriber? Claim online access
      Already an online subscriber? Sign in
      Institutional Access: Sign in to ScienceDirect