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Abstracts: Commentary
November 2005

Hospital Transfer and Death Resulting From In-Office Surgical ProceduresVigilance Still Required

Author Affiliations

Correspondence: Dr Iverson, The Plastic Surgery Center, 1387 Santa Rita Rd, Pleasanton, CA 94566 (REIversonMD@sbcglobal.net).

Arch Facial Plast Surg. 2005;7(6):422. doi:10.1001/archfaci.7.6.422

Correspondence: Dr Iverson, The Plastic Surgery Center, 1387 Santa Rita Rd, Pleasanton, CA 94566 (REIversonMD@sbcglobal.net).

Patient Injuries From Surgical Procedures in Medical Offices: 3 Years of Florida Data

Brett Coldiron, MD; Eric Shreve, BA; Rajesh Balkrishnan, PhD

Background:  Many state medical boards and legislatures are in the process of developing regulations that restrict procedures in the office setting with the intention of enhancing patient safety. The highest quality data in existence on office procedure adverse incidents have been collected by the state of Florida.

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