Research Topics

Scott E Regenbogen


Affiliation: Massachusetts General Hospital
Country: USA


  1. Regenbogen S, Greenberg C, Resch S, Kollengode A, Cima R, Zinner M, et al. Prevention of retained surgical sponges: a decision-analytic model predicting relative cost-effectiveness. Surgery. 2009;145:527-35 pubmed publisher
    ..quot; Given medical and liability costs of >$200,000 per incident, novel technologies can substantially reduce the incidence of RSS at an acceptable cost. ..
  2. Regenbogen S, Gawande A, Lipsitz S, Greenberg C, Jha A. Do differences in hospital and surgeon quality explain racial disparities in lower-extremity vascular amputations?. Ann Surg. 2009;250:424-31 pubmed publisher
    ..Increased referral to high-performing providers might increase limb-preservation, but cannot eliminate disparities until equitable treatment can be ensured in all settings. ..