Analysis of postdischarge costs following emergent general surgery in elderly patients
Canadian journal of surgery. Journal canadien de chirurgie, Volume 60, Issue 6, 2017, Pages 2617-2617.
As populations age, more elderly patients will undergo surgery. Frailty and complications are considered to increase in-hospital cost in older adults, but little is known on costs following discharge, particularly those borne by the patient. We examined risk factors for increased cost and the type of costs accrued following discharge in e...More
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