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Can bilateral varicose vein surgery be performed safely in an ambulatory setting?
|Published in||European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery. 2012, vol. 43, no. 1, p. 95-9|
|Abstract||Surgery for varicose veins is still the method of choice worldwide. When varicose veins require bilateral surgery, a single procedure often is the preferred choice by the patient. Today, unilateral varicose vein surgery is frequently performed as an outpatient procedure, while in many institutions bilateral surgery is done as an in-hospital procedure.|
|Keywords||Adolescent — Adult — Aged — Aged, 80 and over — Ambulatory Surgical Procedures/adverse effects — Chi-Square Distribution — Female — Humans — Length of Stay — Male — Middle Aged — Patient Admission — Patient Safety — Postoperative Complications/etiology — Retrospective Studies — Risk Assessment — Risk Factors — Switzerland — Time Factors — Treatment Outcome — Varicose Veins/surgery — Vascular Surgical Procedures/adverse effects — Young Adult|
|Research group||Chirurgie cardio-vasculaire (105)|
|GEMAYEL, Gino, CHRISTENSON, J T. Can bilateral varicose vein surgery be performed safely in an ambulatory setting?. In: European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery, 2012, vol. 43, n° 1, p. 95-9. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:33508|