Title

Trends in open abdominal surgery in the United States-Observations from 9,950,759 discharges using the 2009-2013 National Inpatient Sample (NIS) datasets.

Document Type

Journal Article

Publication Date

8-1-2017

Journal

American journal of surgery

Volume

214

Issue

2

Inclusive Pages

287-292

DOI

10.1016/j.amjsurg.2017.01.001

Keywords

Abdomen; Cross-Sectional Studies; Databases, Factual; Female; Herniorrhaphy; Humans; Incisional Hernia; Male; Middle Aged; Patient Discharge; Surgical Procedures, Operative; Time Factors; United States

Peer Reviewed

1