Published in Hospital Law Weekly, March 27th, 2008
"Optimal surgical treatment strategies include patient selection, accurate staging and risk assessment, selection of an appropriate surgical approach, and the use of multimodality treatment in the management of these patients. In addition, other factors such as hospital and surgeon volume are important in reducing the risks of esophagectomy," wrote A. Pennathur and colleagues, University of Pittsburgh.
The researchers concluded: "In...
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