Monthly Archives: July 2013

Mortality Rates Significantly Less At Accredited Bariatric Centers

July 24, 2013

A new study from the journal Surgical Endoscopy, found that non-accredited bariatric centers had an in-hospital mortality rate that was more than three times higher than accredited centers (0.22% vs. 0.06%, respectively) with similar volume. This study comes after Medicare …

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