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Failure to rescue and disparities in emergency general surgery

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Background: Racial and socioeconomic disparities are well documented in emergency general surgery (EGS) and have been highlighted as a national priority for surgical research. The aim of this study was to identify whether disparities in the EGS setting are more likely to be caused by major adverse events (MAEs) (e.g., venous thromboembolism) or failure to respond appropriately to such events. Methods: A retrospective cohort study was undertaken using admini... Expand abstract
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.jss.2018.04.047

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Institution:
University of Oxford
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MSD
Department:
NDORMS
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Funding agency for:
Metcalfe, D
Grant:
Fulbright Scholarship
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Surgical Research Journal website
Volume:
231
Pages:
62-68
Publication date:
2018-06-09
Acceptance date:
2018-03-21
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ISSN:
0022-4804
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830627
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pubs:830627
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uuid:66a9feb8-9923-4d01-abda-2d3ebf52a2f8
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2018-03-21

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