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Outcomes with overlapping surgery at a large academic medical center.

Ponce BA; Wills BW; Hudson PW; Huntley SR; Starnes AC; Watson SL; Rue LW; Perez JL; McGwin G.

The practice of overlapping surgery has raised significant concerns about patient safety. This retrospective cohort study at a single academic medical center did not find evidence of worse outcomes among patients undergoing overlapping surgery across 13 surgical specialties.