Colonoscopic perforations are shifting costs from the private sector, where most of the scopes are performed, to the public system often managing them. According to a review of perforations managed at tertiary referral unit in Victoria over a 13-year period, the estimated cost of managing a perforation was $13,435 with a median length of hospital ...
Costly colonoscopic perforations may be decreasing
By Mardi Chapman
5 Apr 2019