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Faculty

Emma J.M. Grigor, BSc

Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa,
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Clinical Epidemiology Program,
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute,
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Jelena Ivanovic, PhD

Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa,
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Clinical Epidemiology Program,
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute,
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Caitlin Anstee, BA

Division of Thoracic Surgery,
The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Zach Zhang, BSc

Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa,
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Sebastian Gilbert, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery,
The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Donna E. Maziak, MD, MSc

Clinical Epidemiology Program,
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute,
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Division of Thoracic Surgery,
The Ottawa Hospital,
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute,
The Ottawa Hospital,
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Farid M. Shamji, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery,
The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Sudhir Sundaresan, MD

Division of Thoracic Surgery,
The Ottawa Hospital,
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Patrick J. Villeneuve, MD, PhD

Division of Thoracic Surgery,
The Ottawa Hospital,
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Tim Ramsay, PhD

Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa,
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Clinical Epidemiology Program,
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute,
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute,
The Ottawa Hospital,
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Andrew J.E. Seely, MD, PhD

Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa,
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Clinical Epidemiology Program,
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute,
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Division of Thoracic Surgery,
The Ottawa Hospital,
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute,
The Ottawa Hospital,
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Accredited by

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons

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Course Description

After reading this article, the learner should be able to:
- recognize what patients are most concerned about when choosing a treatment.
- discuss that the association between postoperative adverse events and patient experience is not well established.
- explain that adverse events do not seem to affect the overall patient experience.
- describe that prolonged length of stay is significantly associated with poorer patient experience.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2017-Aug-01
Expiration Date:2019-Aug-01
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes
Cost:$470.00/yr
System Requirements:
Internet Access and Adobe Acrobat Reader.

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