Adapting to waiting lists for coronary revascularization : do Canadian specialist agree on which patients come first ?
To assess specialists'adaptation to long waiting lists for coronary revascularization, and their acceptance of a formal queue-ordering schema proposed by an expert panel.
Mail survey of practitioners in referral centers using 49 hypothetical case scenarios.
Scenarios were rated for maximum acceptable delay prior to coronary surgery, on a scale with seven interventional time frames graded from emergency to three to six months permissible delay.
The survey included the proposed schema and rating system; respondents were invited to differ as they saw fit.
Mots-clés Pascal : Appareil circulatoire pathologie, Cardiopathie coronaire, Organisation santé, Homme, Traitement, Chirurgie, Dérivation, Aortocoronaire, Liste, Canada, Amérique du Nord, Amérique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Cardiovascular disease, Coronary heart disease, Public health organization, Human, Treatment, Surgery, Bypass, Aortocoronary, List, Canada, North America, America
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Code Inist : 002B25E. Création : 199406.