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Nurse-or Surgeon-led Follow-up After Rectal Cancer

2014-08-27 03:16:47 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Follow-up programmes consume a large amount of resources with less time for the surgeon to take on new patients. The aim of this randomised study was to compare patient satisfaction, resource utilisation, and medical safety in patients curatively operated for rectal cancer that were followed-up by a surgeon or a nurse.

Study Design

Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Rectal Cancer

Intervention

Comparison of follow-up

Location

Departement of Surgery, Central Hospital
Västerås
Sweden

Status

Completed

Source

Centrallasarettet Västerås

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:16:47-0400

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