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dc.contributor.authorDimou, Francesca Men
dc.contributor.authorAdhikari, Deepaken
dc.contributor.authorMehta, Hemalkumar Ben
dc.contributor.authorRiall, Taylor Sen
dc.date.accessioned2016-12-16T01:42:25Z
dc.date.available2016-12-16T01:42:25Z
dc.date.issued2016-04
dc.identifier.citationTrends in Follow-Up of Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department with Symptomatic Cholelithiasis. 2016, 222 (4):377-84 J. Am. Coll. Surg.en
dc.identifier.issn1879-1190
dc.identifier.pmid26837281
dc.identifier.doi10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2015.12.011
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10150/621736
dc.description.abstractFewer than 25% of Medicare beneficiaries presenting with symptomatic cholelithiasis undergo elective cholecystectomy. To better understand underuse of cholecystectomy, we examined physician follow-up patterns after emergency department (ED) visits for symptomatic gallstones.
dc.description.sponsorshipFunding: Supported by grants from the Cancer Prevention Research Institute of Texas Grant # RP140020 , UTMB Clinical and Translational Science Award #UL1TR000071, NIH T-32 Grant # 5T32DK007639, and AHRQ Grant # 1R24HS022134en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherELSEVIER SCIENCE INCen
dc.rights© 2016 by the American College of Surgeons. Published by Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.en
dc.subject.meshAged
dc.subject.meshAged, 80 and over
dc.subject.meshCholecystectomy
dc.subject.meshElective Surgical Procedures
dc.subject.meshEmergency Service, Hospital
dc.subject.meshFemale
dc.subject.meshFollow-Up Studies
dc.subject.meshGallstones
dc.subject.meshHospitalization
dc.subject.meshHumans
dc.subject.meshMale
dc.subject.meshMedicare
dc.subject.meshTexas
dc.subject.meshUnited States
dc.titleTrends in Follow-Up of Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department with Symptomatic Cholelithiasis.en
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentUniv Arizona, Dept Surgen
dc.identifier.journalJournal of the American College of Surgeonsen
dc.description.noteAvailable online 21 December 2015; 12 month embargo.en
dc.description.collectioninformationThis item from the UA Faculty Publications collection is made available by the University of Arizona with support from the University of Arizona Libraries. If you have questions, please contact us at repository@u.library.arizona.edu.en
dc.eprint.versionFinal accepted manuscripten
refterms.dateFOA2016-12-21T00:00:00Z
html.description.abstractFewer than 25% of Medicare beneficiaries presenting with symptomatic cholelithiasis undergo elective cholecystectomy. To better understand underuse of cholecystectomy, we examined physician follow-up patterns after emergency department (ED) visits for symptomatic gallstones.


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