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Journal Article

Surgeon age and operative mortality in the United States.

Waljee JF, Greenfield LJ, Dimick JB, et al. Transactions of the .. Meeting of the American Surgical Association. 2006;124.

The investigators analyzed the relationship between surgeon age and operative risk and conclude that, in general, surgeon age was not an important risk factor for patient mortality.