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Day surgery 

Day surgery
Day surgery

Keith G. Allman

, Iain H. Wilson

, and Aidan O’Donnell

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date: 10 July 2020

Ian Jackson

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A surgical day case is a patient who is admitted for investigation or operation on a planned non-overnight stay basis.

Organisation is the key to efficient good-quality day surgery and requires close cooperation between all agencies involved, including surgeons, anaesthetists, day unit staff, general practitioners, patients, and their carers....

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