How do private and public hospitals compare on cardiac device outcomes?
By Michael Woodhead
27 Nov 2019
There’s not much to choose between private and public hospitals when it comes to cardiac implantable device complication rates, Australian figures show. An observational study that compared outcomes for more than 32,000 pacemakers and defibrillators implanted in NSW and Queensland hospitals between 2010 and 2015 found little difference in complication rates after adjusting for variables ...