Determining outcomes of a lower extremity vascular reconstruction program.

P. A. Gordon, M. T. Sykes

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Demonstrating positive outcomes after surgical intervention is an important aspect for the patient and payor in today's health care setting. A lower extremity arterial reconstruction program was established and has shown a decrease in length of stay. Additional long-term outcome measures related to graft patency surveillance, readmission rate and related cause, and functional health status are being implemented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)149-161
Number of pages13
JournalSeminars in perioperative nursing
Issue number3
StatePublished - Jul 1997

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  • Medicine(all)


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