Most cardiothoracic surgeons oppose the publication of surgeon specific mortality data, a UK survey reveals. Of 264 consultant cardiothoracic surgeons in the United Kingdom who completed a survey 58.1% opposed release of the data, while 34.1% were in favour. Respondents said they feared that publication could lead to risk averse behaviour among surgeons, gaming of data, ...
Most cardiothoracic surgeons oppose publication of surgeon specific mortality data
28 Jul 2016