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Prospective analysis of waiting times for emergency plastic surgery in four units.

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INTRODUCTION: Trauma is a significant part of the workload in plastic surgery. There are currently wide variations in the available resource for dealing with these patients. Delays to treatment currently exist and may result in poorer clinical outcomes. METHOD: Data was collected prospectively in 4 centres (Cork University Hospital, John Radcliffe Hospital, Stoke Mandeville Hospital and Salisbury District Hospital) assessing delays to theatre. We assessed time to theatre, both from injury an...

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10.1016/j.bjps.2010.12.002

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
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Journal:
Journal of plastic, reconstructive and aesthetic surgery : JPRAS
Volume:
64
Issue:
7
Pages:
873-877
Publication date:
2011-07-05
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EISSN:
1878-0539
ISSN:
1748-6815
URN:
uuid:716e24fc-d417-49ea-b47d-2ffbd44797e6
Source identifiers:
229221
Local pid:
pubs:229221

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